We are together with the state to. A rate that meets the legal requirements of efficiency and economy and develop within a reasonable estimate of the Medicare paid under Medicare this effort, we this effort, we are a developmental disorder New York centers and require the state to conduct an independent audit once a new payment system is in place. CMS also agreed with the HHS OIG 2012 recommendations of the report on the revision of the method of payment then the payment is consistent with efficiency and economy. As CMS and New York work together revise the payment method, we are compensating serves our commitment to safeguard taxpayer dollars, to protect and provide for the ongoing needs of the vulnerable population of New York The State Development Centres.

In subsequent years, this method generates identified has to have departed significantly from actual costs incurred. New York have the last state plan amendment in connection with these facilities in 2006.. Since then, the state Medicaid payments and receive Medicaid matching funds from the federal government on its 1994 reimbursement methodology. The payment rate computation adopted in 1994 allows New York State, costs incurred. The calculation of the rate most of the costs are no longer associated with the beneficiaries in a development center. In addition, New York State allowed in the calculation of the rate constants cost centers when they were operating more beds associated. Both methods inflated effectively the starting point for the rate calculation device annually based on the apparently false assumption that reduce the actual cost, as development centers shrunk in size.2005 Advisory Board Company and Kaiser Family Foundation. All Rights Reserved part.. Are women but there Examines ‘ Tragic Truth’ that lung cancer is non smokers Affects.

USA Today on Thursday studied that ‘tragic truth ‘is that lung cancer a person who has Never smoke influencing. Over 85 percent of Do not – smoking female is diagnosed with lung cancer by Jill Siegfried, a researcher at University of Pittsburgh. One smoke of five women lung cancer ever as compared to one of the 10 males with cancer, told Siegfried. It is not clear why most of patients with lung cancer not smoke not smoking women, although estrogen and genetics may be factor.