Medicare and medicaid

ALJ backlog update for Medicare appeals

For most of the 2010s, Medicare’s appeal process had become severely overdue. The Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals (“OMHA”) is responsible for administering the Administrative Law Judges (“ALJ”) hearing program for appeals arising from Medicare claims and disputes. Pursuant to 42 USC § 1395ff (d) (1) (A), an ALJ …

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Ann Arbor-based Altarum appoints new CEO

He currently serves as special advisor to Monson during the transition process. In his new role, Monson, 49, will oversee the next stage of Altarum’s growth, expanding the scale and impact of his work to advance health equity; public health technology; and Medicaid, Medicare, and exchange programs through continued collaboration …

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Phone scammers spoof local hospitals and utilities to steal personal information, threatening to end Medicare benefits

BALTIMORE, MD — Maryland’s Consumer Protection Division Warns Residents Scammers ‘Spoof’ Phone Numbers of Local Hospitals and Utilities in an attempt to steal personal and medical information, such as Medicare numbers , Medicaid and / or Social Security, by phone. Some of the scammers are threatening to end Medicare benefits …

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Health Insurance Transportation Services, Health Equity Liaison, Among Bills Signed By Governor DeSantis – State Reform

Nicole Pasia | June 17, 2021 Governor Ron DeSantis signed a number of health bills this week, including changes to Florida’s stand-alone emergency services, Medicare-covered transportation services, and the implementation of a binding for health equity. Get the latest information on state-specific policies for the healthcare industry delivered to your …

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Cano Health Acquires University Health Care For $ 600 Million, Increases Adjusted EBITDA For 2021 To Over $ 100 Million

MIAMI, June 14, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Cano Health, Inc. (“Cano Health”) (NYSE: CANO), a leading value-driven primary care provider for seniors and underserved communities, and University Health Care and its affiliates (“University”), a provider private medical center dedicated to comprehensive and reliable medical services in local communities, today …

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