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Report: Medicare overpays skilled nursing facilities by more than $1B

Because of flawed payment incentives, Medicare paid skilled nursing facilities $1.1 billion more than it needed to in fiscal years 2012 and 2013, according to a new government agency report.  

Health insurers paying for yet another Healthcare.gov glitch

HHS still hasn't fully resolved data-matching problems on Healthcare.gov that may be costing U.S. health insurers members--and money. 

HHS budget proposal prioritizes fraud fighting

Though President Barack Obama's proposed budget for fiscal 2015 would cut overall federal spending for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the administration wants to devote more resources to anti-fraud work, JDSupra Business Advisor reported.