Center For Medicare & Medicaid Innovation

Lawmakers: CMS has no vision for Innovation Center 'beyond undermining Medicare'

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Democratic lawmakers lashed out on Wednesday against news that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is planning to take its Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation in a "new direction."

CMS looking to take Innovation Center in 'new direction' with focus on flexibility, competition

CMS looking to take Innovation Center in 'new direction' with focus on flexibility, competition

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is planning on revamping its seven-year-old Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, Administrator Seema Verma said on Wednesday.

CMS looking for accountable care organization comments and new Pioneer ACO participants

CMS looking for accountable care organization comments and new Pioneer ACO participants

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced Friday that it is seeking a second round of applicants to the Pioneer ACO Model.

Number of Medicare ACOs could top 300 in January, official says

Number of Medicare ACOs could top 300 in January, official says

Accountable care organizations contracting with Medicare might double in January, according to the head of the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation.

Lawmaker questions existence of Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation

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A House Republican has doubts about a program created by the Affordable Care Act to test new care delivery models for Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries and dual eligibles.

CMS defends 'passive enrollment' into dual eligible demonstration programs

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Government officials say safeguards are in place to prevent dually eligible Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries from losing access to care when they enroll in demonstration projects.

Report: States propose managed care plans for dual eligibles

All of the 15 states selected by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to develop better plans for dual eligibles have proposed managed care models.

Rule allows proactive nursing homes to reduce inspection-related fines

Rule allows proactive nursing homes to reduce inspection-related fines

Nursing homes that self-report compliance violations and quickly address them will see their fines cut in half, under a new final rule released Thursday by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.

Experts tell CMS to learn from past mistakes when creating new pilot programs

A group of healthcare reform experts is urging the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to reflect on past Medicare reform programs as it develops the new Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMI).