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  Warnings about Medicare's future continue to be ignored

Warnings about Medicare's future continue to be ignored

The Government Accountability Office has released its 2017 "High Risk List," which identifies federal agencies and programs vulnerable to fraud, waste, abuse and mismanagement.

Weak data, unclear policy plague Medicaid payments: GAO report

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Medicaid provider payments are seriously hindered by limited data and "unclear policy," according to a new report to Congress that calls for greater oversight at numerous government-owned facilities where payments far exceed actual costs.

GAO report calls for more consistency investigating Medicare post-payment claims

GAO report calls for more consistency investigating Medicare post-payment claims

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Government investigators claim — and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services concurs — that more consistency is needed with Medicare post-payment claims reviews.

Long-term care providers applaud GAO's call for transparency

Long-term care providers applaud GAO's call for transparency

The nursing home chain Golden Living Thursday issued a statement praising a new report that found that a concentration of private-equity firms has been acquiring nursing homes over the last decade.

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