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Stakeholders wage protracted battle with other payers

September 29, 2017Theresa Flaherty, Managing Editor

YARMOUTH, Maine - A recent decision by the Washington, D.C., Medicaid program to raise reimbursement for competitive bid items was a win, but stakeholders say it's a constant battle to keep payers from lowering payments in the first place.“We are continuing to see the different payers, whether that be state Medicaid programs (or others), adopt Medicare rates or a discount below Medicare rates,” said Laura Williard, vice president of payer relations for AAHomecare. “In some cases,...

aahomecare, Craig Douglas, Laura Williard, The VGM Group

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