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COMS partners with Remedy

COMS Interactive LLC has announced a collaboration with Remedy Partners Inc. around the Bundled Payment for Care Improvement program.

Ensign split hurts earnings

The Ensign Group’s annual results for 2013 came in just under management’s guidance for the first time in the company’s history, the provider announced.

2016 budget aims for $400 billion in Medicare reductions

Obama budget cuts provider payments

Presidents usually release budgets for reasons that have less to do with spreadsheets than legacies. President Obama’s fiscal year 2015 spending plan is no different. The $3.9 trillion proposal offers a partisan blueprint for improving jobs, the economy and the nation’s long-term fiscal outlook.

White House proposes 'accelerated' skilled nursing facility payment cuts

White House proposes ‘accelerated’ skilled nursing facility payment cuts

The White House’s proposed 2015 budget includes sharp cuts to skilled nursing facility reimbursements, which has drawn strong criticism from the nation’s largest long-term care provider group. To cut federal spending on healthcare by $402 billion, the White House seeks to “encourage efficient post-acute care by adjusting payment updates for certain post-acute providers.”

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