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Providers must report Medicare overpayments going back six, not 10 years

Providers must report Medicare overpayments going back six, not 10 years

The CMS has finalized a controversial rule that will require providers to return Medicare overpayments. The rule, first proposed in 2012, alarmed many healthcare organizations when it floated the idea that providers would be liable for returning Medicare overpayments going back as far as 10 years.

Clinton says Sanders health plan is 'promise that cannot be kept'

By Shannon Muchmore  |  February 11, 2016

In a Democratic primary debate Thursday night, Hillary Clinton said the numbers in Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders' single-payer healthcare plan don't add up and reiterated her call for Democrats to rally around protecting and improving the Affordable Care Act.

Carolinas HealthCare names Woods CEO

By Michael Sandler  |  February 11, 2016
Carolinas HealthCare names Woods CEO

Carolinas HealthCare has named Eugene Woods president and CEO of the 39-hospital, not-for-profit health system, effective April 28. He will take the reins of the system from Michael Tarwater, who is retiring after serving as CEO since 2002.


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Healthcare share of GDP by country, 2016

Healthcare share of GDP by country, 2016

A one page list of 21 OECD nations with universal coverage, ranked by percentage change of healthcare GDP from 2000 and 2013. Source: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Published: Feb. 8, 2016, p. 34.


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