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 Data refresh captures progress in state reporting as Scorecard seeks to improve transparency and accountability regarding health care quality and outcomes

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced today that final calendar year 2015 Medicare Advantage (MA) encounter data is now available to researchers under a data use agreement.

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Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced two rules – one proposed and one final – that emphasize the agency’s commitment to ensuring safety and quality in nursing homes.  These rules are components of the

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Today the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a proposed rule, “Medicare & Medicaid Programs; Requirements for Long-Term Care Facilties: Regulatory Provisions to Promote Efficiency and Transparency” (CMS-3347-P).

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Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a final rule, “Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Revision of Requirements for Long-Term Care Facilities: Arbitration Agreements” (CMS-3342-F).

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Proposed decision would add new access to acupuncture for Medicare beneficiaries, as a potential treatment alternative to opioid use, while data is collected on patient outcomes