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16 Dec DISCORD AT THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Government healthcare reforms along with reducing prescription drug prices have been at the top of President Donald Trump’s agenda. A feud between the top health officials at HHS is delaying the administration’s healthcare initiatives. Over the past year, tensions have been building between HHS Secretary Alex...

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19 Aug Identifying Third Party Liability on Your Medicaid Members

There are many ways during Medicaid enrollment and claims processing to identify if a member has primary coverage. The discovery of other health information occurs in three points; during the application process, prospectively when claims are processed, and post-payment (Pay & Chase). By simply deploying...

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04 Oct Inspector General 2013 Report Shows Increased TPL Savings

A January 2013 report on healthcare cost containment from the Office of Inspector General (OIG) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) entitled Medicaid Third-Party Liability Savings Increased, But Challenges Remain describes a substantial increase in the collection of third-party liability (TPL)...

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