Provider Taxes

Provider taxes; SNF payments increasing, state Medicaid GAO survey finds

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While many states have increased provider taxes since 2008, many also raised payment rates for skilled nursing facilities, according to a three-year study from the General Accountability Office.

HHS rescinds, delays four restrictive Medicaid provisions

HHS rescinds, delays four restrictive Medicaid provisions

The Department of Health and Human Services has removed or postponed implementation of four unpopular Medicaid regulations that were set to take effect on Wednesday. HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius made the announcement Monday.