Demonstration Program

Medicare to cover hospice and curative care simultaneously in new demonstration program

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Medicare will reimburse both hospices furnishing palliative care and providers offering curative services under a new demonstration program, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services recently announced.

House committee subpoenas HHS over Medicare Advantage demonstration project

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Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) and other House Republicans issued a subpoena Monday to gain access to documents related to an Affordable Care Act Medicare Advantage demonstration project.

Medicare panel seeks enhanced payments, eligibility for the PACE program

Medicare panel seeks enhanced payments, eligibility for the PACE program

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Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly providers should be paid more generous Medicare Advantage rates, according to a payment panel. The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission also called for changes that would allow people younger than age 55 to participate in the program, which targets dual eligible seniors.