Author: Eliott Konsin

MEDICAID IMPROPER PAYMENTS 50.3 BILLION SYRTIS SOLUTIOJNS CMS FACT SHEET

30 Jun MEDICAID SPENDING AND IMPROPER PAYMENTS

According to federal agency data from PaymentAccuracy.gov and the Office of Management and Budget, the federal government spent an estimated $247 billion in improper payments in 2022. The data also revealed that the Department of Health and Human Services' Medicaid program accounted for the majority...

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SYRTIS SOLUTIONS MONTHLY MEDICAID NEWS RECAP NOVEMBER 2023

27 Jun MEDICAID NEWS RECAP – MAY 2023

Syrtis Solutions distributes a monthly Medicaid news summary to help you stay up-to-date. The monthly roundup focuses on developments, research, and legislation that relates to Medicaid program integrity, cost avoidance, coordination of benefits, improper payments, fraud, waste, and abuse. Below is a summary of last...

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Syrtis Solutions GAO High-Risk List Medicaid Improper Payments

30 May IMPROPER PAYMENTS KEEP MEDICAID ON GAO’S HIGH-RISK LIST

The Government Accountability Office recently published its updated High-Risk List. The update is part of the biennial High-Risk Series started in 1990 that identifies government operations vulnerable to fraud, waste, abuse, and mismanagement. The recent report marks the twentieth consecutive year that the Medicaid program...

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SYRTIS SOLUTIONS MONTHLY MEDICAID NEWS RECAP NOVEMBER 2023

04 Apr MEDICAID NEWS RECAP – MARCH 2023

Syrtis Solutions distributes a monthly Medicaid news summary to help you stay up-to-date. The monthly roundup focuses on developments, research, and legislation that relates to Medicaid program integrity, cost avoidance, coordination of benefits, improper payments, fraud, waste, and abuse. Below is a summary of last...

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SYRTIS SOLUTIONS MONTHLY MEDICAID NEWS RECAP NOVEMBER 2023

04 Apr MEDICAID NEWS RECAP – FEBRUARY 2023

Syrtis Solutions distributes a monthly Medicaid news summary to help you stay up-to-date. The monthly roundup focuses on developments, research, and legislation that relates to Medicaid program integrity, cost avoidance, coordination of benefits, improper payments, fraud, waste, and abuse. Below is a summary of last...

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NY RX CARVE-OUT REPEAL LAWSUIT SYRTIS SOLUTIONS

30 Mar NY Rx CARVE-OUT FACES REPEAL AND LAWSUIT

To reign in prescription drug costs and increase Medicaid program transparency, New York’s Governor, Kathy Hochul, and the New York Medicaid Redesign Team announced earlier this year that the state would carve-out the prescription drug benefit from the Medicaid program. After being delayed for two...

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SYRTIS SOLUTIONS MONTHLY MEDICAID NEWS RECAP NOVEMBER 2023

07 Feb MEDICAID NEWS RECAP – JANUARY 2023

Syrtis Solutions distributes a monthly Medicaid news summary to help you stay up-to-date. The monthly roundup focuses on developments, research, and legislation that relates to Medicaid program integrity, cost avoidance, coordination of benefits, improper payments, fraud, waste, and abuse. Below is a summary of last...

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MEDICAID IMPROPER PAYMENTS $50.3 BILLION SYRTIS SOLUTIONS CMS FACT SHEET

31 Jan MEDICAID’S STRUGGLE WITH POOR QUALITY DATA

Medicaid currently fails at providing a system that efficiently and accurately stores and utilizes member data. As Medicaid is a joint state and federally run program, there are many problems with coordinating data platforms. Different states have their own unique data processing and storing, and...

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2022 MEDICAID - A YEAR IN REVIEW SYRTIS SOLUTIONS

06 Jan MEDICAID 2022 – A YEAR IN REVIEW

Syrtis Solutions publishes an annual Medicaid review to help you stay informed. The annual recap focuses on developments, research, and legislation that relates to Medicaid integrity, cost avoidance, coordination of benefits, third party liability, improper payments, fraud, waste, and abuse. Here is a summary of...

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