Orin Hatch

Senators demand more data on Medicare fraud prevention efforts

Senators demand more data on Medicare fraud prevention efforts

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A multimillion dollar Medicare fraud-fighting command center unveiled by the federal government a week ago is already drawing fire from two Republican lawmakers.

HHS gives Medicare Advantage plans a $6.7 billion infusion

HHS gives Medicare Advantage plans a $6.7 billion infusion

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is giving Medicare Advantage plans $6.7 billion in quality bonuses to take the heat off service cuts authorized under the Affordable Care Act, the Associated Press reported.