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CMS launches slate of initiatives aimed at curbing fraud, waste in Medicaid (FierceHealthcare)

From FierceHealthcare The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will begin conducting audits this summer to determine if Medicaid beneficiaries are currently enrolled in their correct eligibility tiers. This is one of several initiatives CMS has launched with hopes of cutting down on fraud, waste, and abuse in the Medicaid space. To learn more on [...]

By |August 7th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on CMS launches slate of initiatives aimed at curbing fraud, waste in Medicaid (FierceHealthcare)

Insurers fall short in catching and reporting Medicaid fraud, inspectors find (FierceHealthcare)

From FierceHealthcare Recent reports are highlighting that many Medicaid insurers are shirking their fraud reporting duties. The inspector general's office from Health and Human Services claims one third of Medicaid health plans each reported less than 10 cases of suspected fraud to Medicaid officials. Furthermore, there were some insurance companies who didn't try and recover [...]

By |July 16th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Insurers fall short in catching and reporting Medicaid fraud, inspectors find (FierceHealthcare)

Cost containment is a top priority among health system executives (Modern Healthcare)

From Modern Healthcare The Advisory Board Co. annually surveys healthcare CEOs to determine what their top priorities are. In the newest rendition of the survey, the top priority for a majority of CEOs was cost control and containment. To learn more on how TPG-DS can help you and your company with all of your financial [...]

By |July 16th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Cost containment is a top priority among health system executives (Modern Healthcare)

Medicaid Wasted $37B on Improper Payments in 2017, CMS Shrugs Off GAO Advice (FierceHealthcare)

From FierceHealthcare Medicaid cost taxpayers around $596 billion in 2017-- 6% of that was improper payments. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) ignored advice from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) on how to reduce this amount. To learn more on how TPG-DS can help you and your company with all of your Fraud, Waste, and [...]

By |April 18th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Medicaid Wasted $37B on Improper Payments in 2017, CMS Shrugs Off GAO Advice (FierceHealthcare)

HHS Recovered $2.6B from Healthcare Fraud in 2017, Down 21% from the Previous Year (FierceHealthcare)

From FierceHealthcare In 2016 the Department of Health and Human Services got back $3.3 billion in fraudulent healthcare spending-- in 2017 that dollar figure is down 21% to $2.6 billion. On a positive note, the government is getting a $4 return for every dollar they spend on healthcare fraud investigation. To learn more on how [...]

By |April 16th, 2018|News|Comments Off on HHS Recovered $2.6B from Healthcare Fraud in 2017, Down 21% from the Previous Year (FierceHealthcare)

21 California Doctors Charged in $40M Fraud Scheme (FierceHealthcare)

From FierceHealthcare A total of 26 people have been arrested in connection to the case. The article, by Joanne Finnegan, states 13,000 patients and 27 insurers were effected by this fraudulent medical billing scheme. To learn more on how TPG-DS can help you and your company with all of your Fraud, Waste, and Abuse problems [...]

By |May 8th, 2017|News|Comments Off on 21 California Doctors Charged in $40M Fraud Scheme (FierceHealthcare)

Fraud, Waste, and Abuse in the News: Two Doctors Charged in $50M Fraud Scheme (FierceHealthcare)

From FierceHealthcare Fraud, Waste, and Abuse issues have become a rampant issue throughout our healthcare system. This article, from FierceHealthcare, highlights how a group of doctors and others pulled off a billing scheme spanning a number of years. Here is the entire article. To learn more on how TPG-DS can help you and your company with [...]

By |March 9th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Fraud, Waste, and Abuse in the News: Two Doctors Charged in $50M Fraud Scheme (FierceHealthcare)

Healthcare Fraud: A Look Back at a Pivotal Year (FierceHealthcare)

From FierceHealthcare 2016 was an incredibly important year for healthcare. Fraud was featured in the spotlight as a major issue. Click here to review the healthcare fraud highlights that took place in 2016.

By |December 27th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Healthcare Fraud: A Look Back at a Pivotal Year (FierceHealthcare)

How Data Analytics Combats the Opioid Epidemic (Managed Healthcare Executive)

From Managed Healthcare Executive The leading cause for accidental deaths in America is opioid abuse, according to the most recent 2014 statistics from the CDC. A large factor in this increase is the growing amount of people abusing legally prescribed opioids. Click here to learn how data analytics hopes to stop the growth in legal [...]

By |December 25th, 2016|News|Comments Off on How Data Analytics Combats the Opioid Epidemic (Managed Healthcare Executive)

The New Political Landscape’s Impact on Health Care Investing: 10 Takeaways from the Epstein Becker Green and Jefferies Post-Election Briefing (Epstein Becker Green)

Panelists to discuss risks and opportunities arising from the results of this 45th presidential election[…]

By |November 18th, 2016|News|Comments Off on The New Political Landscape’s Impact on Health Care Investing: 10 Takeaways from the Epstein Becker Green and Jefferies Post-Election Briefing (Epstein Becker Green)