News tagged with taxpayers
President Barack Obama's administration Wednesday asked the US Supreme Court to uphold his historic health care law, likely sparking an explosive legal showdown in the heat of the 2012 election.
Health Sep 28, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Taxpayers could save millions of dollars if hospitals and provincial governments harmonized their prescription drug plans, new research suggests.
Medications Jun 27, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(AP)—Medicare is announcing a price cut.
Health Jan 30, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
(AP)—A federal strike force has charged 91 people, including doctors and nurses, in seven cities with Medicare fraud schemes involving $429 million in false billings.
Health Oct 04, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(HealthDay)—Considerable progress has already been made toward improving the quality and delivery of health care, according to a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) bulletin published online ...
Health Mar 05, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
GE Healthcare, a branch of General Electric, has paid the government a settlement of $30 million plus interest for improper billing by a company it bought in 2004, officials said Thursday.
Health Dec 30, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
"We know that the current Medicare payment system is not serving the needs of patients, physicians or taxpayers," David L. Bronson, MD, FACP, president of the American College of Physicians (ACP), today told the House Energy ...
Other Jul 18, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
"Federal funds must be used efficiently to align spending with workforce policy goals and ensure that taxpayers are getting optimal value from their investment in GME (graduate medical education)," the American College of ...
Health Sep 07, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
The Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues today issued its report concerning federally-sponsored research involving human volunteers, concluding that current rules and regulations provide adequate safeguards ...
Other Dec 15, 2011 | not rated yet | 0