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Posted at 02:05PM Sep 07, 2012 by Kent Moore: Since its debut last year, the Medicare annual wellness visit (AWV) has been an apparent source of ongoing confusion. That point was driven home to me...

More than 10 million people with Medicare have saved over $20 billion on prescription drugs since 2010 39 million Medicare beneficiaries utilized free preventive services in 2015 The Department of Health and Human Services released...

Advance Care Planning and the Medicare Annual Wellness Visit On December 22nd, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released MLN Matters document MM9271[1]. The document explains how Advance Care Planning (ACP) can...

­ By Virgil Dickson  | October 13, 2015 The CMS says doctors tending to tens of millions of chronically ill Medicare patients aren’t taking advantage of federal dollars aimed at improving care and reducing hospital readmissions...

For the second time in 2 years, the Supreme Court of the United States has defended the Affordable Care Act.  It’s time to move on.  The ACA was designed, in part, to help transition the...

I often think about how cool it would be to be “King of the United States.” You could do anything you wanted to do, including implementing new healthcare programs whenever you wanted. As King, I...