CMS seeks to pass Part D price reductions to beneficiaries

In the proposed rule, CMS said beneficiary Plan D costs would be reduced by 2%, or $21.3 billion over 10 years. However, the plan would cost the government $40 billion during that time due to increases in direct subsidy and low-income premium subsidy payments,...

AccessKeys® Award

Applying As: * Please indicate how you are applying for the award. If you are applying as a system that is centralized, you must submit one application for the system. If you are applying as individual hospitals when part of a decentralized system, each hospital must...

Are we entering an age of full price transparency in healthcare?

About two and a half years ago, my wife was experiencing severe reflux and pain. This had been occurring off and on for several years, so we felt it was time to have it checked out. We found a gastroenterologist and scheduled an endoscopy at an outpatient facility. We...