improper payments Tag

ELIGIBILITY ERRORS ARE COSTING MEDICAID BILLIONS IN IMPROPER PAYMENTS SYRTIS SOLUTIONS

28 Feb ELIGIBILITY ERRORS ARE COSTING MEDICAID BILLIONS

Since its passage in 1965, the Medicaid program has expanded to become the single largest payer for health care in the United States, costing $671.2 billion in 2020. Due to surges in enrollment from the pandemic and the current administration's priorities, spending is only expected to...

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MEDICAID IMPROPER PAYMENTS 2021 $98.72 BILLION SYRTIS SOLUTIONS

29 Nov $98.72 BILLION IN MEDICAID IMPROPER PAYMENTS

Medicaid has been designated a high-risk program by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) since 2003 because of improper payments, poor quality data, and oversight challenges. Earlier this month the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) released its Agency Financial Report. In FY 2021 Medicaid’s...

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PERM 2021 MEDICAID IMPROPER PAYMENTS CONCERNS SYRTIS SOLUTIONS

28 Oct MEDICAID IMPROPER PAYMENTS CAUSE CONCERN

Under the Payment Integrity Information Act of 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) was required to review federal programs at risk of improper payments. The bill tasked CMS to assess what programs are at risk, estimate the number of improper payments, and report...

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MEDICAID IMPROPER PAYMENTS SYRTIS SOLUTIONS CMS FY 2020

18 Dec $86.49 BILLION IN MEDICAID IMPROPER PAYMENTS

Medicaid is the single largest payer of health care in the United States. As the program has grown in size and scope, it has struggled with fraud, waste, abuse, and improper payments. Over the years, there have been a number of federal initiatives to rein...

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Medicaid High Risk List GAO Syrtis Solutions Program Integrity Oversight Improper Payments Cost Avoidance

29 Jun MEDICAID ADMINISTRATIVE CHALLENGES

Medicaid has been designated as a high-risk government program by the GAO since 2003. The Medicaid program has struggled over the past seventeen years due to poor fiscal oversight and other administrative issues. These challenges will be exasperated as the program expands and enrollment surges...

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GAO Medicaid Improper Payments Fiscal Oversight Syrtis Solutions

24 Jun MEDICAID IMPROPER PAYMENTS IN 2019

Improper payments in the Medicaid universe are payments full or partial claims payments paid in error or payments made to the wrong party. Improper payments have been a major problem for Medicaid in recent years and have cost the program's valuable resources.  Across all government programs, improper payments have...

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