Content about Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

April 13, 2011

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores said that it has signed on as a partner for a new public-private partnership, announced by the Department of Health and Human Services and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, that seeks to improve patient health and lower healthcare costs through the use of community-based care transition programs.

April 6, 2011

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced this week it would delay implementation of its proposed Medicare Part D long-term care “short-cycle” rule for one year.

November 15, 2010

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on Tuesday formally established the new Center for...

October 10, 2010

A new push to crack down on the massive and costly fraud and abuse that...

September 15, 2010

More money is flowing from the federal stimulus coffers to states as the White House...

August 25, 2010

The Department of Health and Human Services on Wednesday expanded Medicare coverage of evidence-based tobacco-cessation...

July 18, 2010

The independent pharmacy lobby is hailing an agreement by Fox Insurance to begin paying overdue...

July 13, 2010

Two groups representing the nation's pharmacies are urging doctors to enroll or update their records...

June 29, 2010

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores is objecting to a move by the Centers...

February 16, 2010

A substantial number of elderly people could lose access to medical supplies if a pared-down...

January 4, 2010

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services reported the slowest growth in healthcare spending since...

October 15, 2009

It’s like “Whack-a-Mole,” that game-arcade exercise in quick reflexes and frustration....

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