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  • Examiner photo for  'Obama administration blamed for millions of errors on HealthCare.gov'
    Obama administration blamed for millions of errors on HealthCare.gov
    The Associated Press(AP)reported (July 30) that the official investigation into HealthCare.gov, the portal for millions of uninsured Americans, has determined the Obama administration's mis-management and inadequate planning were the main...
  • Medicare Data is Available
    New data shows doctors racking in millions from U.S. Medicare
    Current data released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) confirms that Medicare paid $77 billion to physical therapists, chiropractors, nurse practitioners, individual providers, and physicians in 2012. However, the American...
  • One federal agnecy sets all-time record for spending
    One federal agency sets all-time record for spending
    While most taxpayers are sick of the massive bills they pay, this should surely annoy them more.At the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), they spent over $1.113 trillion in fiscal year 2013. That’s $1.113 trillion. That sets a...
  • Obamacare website
    CNN Exclusive..Obama knew website would not Work
    Directly contradicting sworn testimony by executives of CGI before congress, is a confidential report obtained by CNN that states that there were significant problems with the program and that it was not ready. Check out sections 1.5 and 1.6,...
  • Char-Meck Schools to offer free breakfast & lunch to kids this summer
    Char-Meck Schools to offer free breakfast & lunch to kids this summer
    What an amazing thing CMS is doing this summer for kids.Select Charlotte-Mecklenburg schools (CMS) are offering free breakfast and lunch for children between the ages of 1-18.This service is being offered by CMS's Child Nutrition Summer Food...
  • Drupal CMS
    Security Issues in Drupal Content Management System
    Drupal is one of the most famous web development platforms and its utility ranges from personal blogs to corporate website and even government websites like whitehouse.gov and data.gov.uk. The main advantage which a Drupal based website is its...
  • Governor Brian Sandoval (R-NV)
    Gov. Sandoval takes action on ‘patient dumping’ scandal
    Last week it was revealed that mentally ill patients from Nevada were being bused to other States and dumped out onto the streets. The Sacramento Bee first broke the story when they wrote about Flavy Coy Brown, who was given a one-way bus ticket...
  • No Testing Zombies
    'Zombies' rally in Charlotte to protest CMS plans for more standardized testing
    A Mecklenburg County citizen's group opposed to standardized testing in schools plans to hold a “No Testing Zombies” rally ahead of Tuesday'sCharlotte-Mecklenburg school board meeting. The Charlotte Observerreports that...
  • Medicare fraud
    Largest-ever Medicare fraud bust totals $450 million
    Yesterday, federal officials busted 107 healthcare workers in seven U.S. cities in the largest single raid ever by a federal task force. The healthcare workers, including doctors, nurses, social workers, clinic operators and durable medical...
  • GAO report on EHR incentive program
    GAO report recommends improvements to EHR incentive program
    The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services should do more to verify that payments made to eligible providers and hospitals under the electronic health record incentive program are appropriate, according to a reportreleased Monday by the...
  • LHC section of the CERN facility
    LHC search for ‘God Particle’ Higgs boson continues as mass range narrowed
    On Tuesday in a seminar held at CERN (European Organzation for Nuclear Research), research teams working with the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) announced that they have narrowed the mass parameters at which the elusive Higgs boson may exist. However...
  • CMS releases data showing cost savings to Medicare enrollees under Affordable Care Act
    NYS Medicare beneficiaries in coverage gap save $114 million under health reform
    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced that as of the end of October, more seniors and people with disabilities on Medicare have seen significantly lower costs for important health care – through both discounts on...
  • Prescriptions
    Medicare Part D employer obligations
    The Medicare Modernization Act (MMA) requires entities (whose policies include prescription drug coverage) to notify Medicare eligible policyholders whether their prescription drug coverage is creditable coverage, which means that the coverage is...
  • Medicare
    Urgent alert regarding CMS websites
    Urgent Alert for Caregivers: The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services: Consumer Alert - October 9, 2011 The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has recently become aware of a website that has the appearance of being an official...
  • Carl Edwards makes Amends at CMS
    NASCAR driver, Carl Edwards, repairs divot left on Charlotte Motor Speedway-CMS
    Following victory at the 2011 NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race, Edwards wrecked his car and damaged the lawn. Well, today, this September 20, 2011, he made amends. With the help of Marcus Smith, the CMS President, Carl put on the gloves, picked up...