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Federal investigation sought to determine source of prescription pain medication shortages

Federal investigation sought to determine source of prescription pain medication shortages

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Top U.S. lawmakers are concerned that overregulation of prescription pain medications is causing an inadvertent shortage of the controlled — and often necessary — controlled substances.

GAO: Congress should increase federal Medicaid matching rates

Congress should consider temporarily increasing Medicaid's Federal Medical Assistance Percentage (FMAP) formula to help beleaguered state budgets, a new report suggests.

New CMS letter offers revised infection control guidance for F-441

New CMS letter offers revised infection control guidance for F-441

Information about implementing an infection prevention program, recognizing and containing outbreaks, and proper handling of linens are all part of revised guidance for F-tag 441.