PECOS Data to Aid CMS Payment Review

Originally posted by the American Dental Association on September 19, 2014. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is creating a computer matching program that it claims will make it easier to confirm that health care providers, including dentists, are eligible to receive reimbursements. The...

KanCare problems continue for providers

Hospitals and other providers under the state’s KanCare program updated the KanCare Legislative Oversight Committee at a hearing Monday, saying that “reimbursement challenges have resulted in difficulties in receiving accurate KanCare payment claims.” Beginning on January 1, 2013,...

U.S. Senate report critical of dental clinic chains

The United States Senate has completed a two-year investigation into corporate owned dental practices, according to a report issued Thursday by the Kansas Health Institute. ¬†According to the story published on the KHI website, “the bipartisan report goes so far as to recommend that ¬†the company that...

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