Excerpt: As an insurance provider for a state in the Federally-Facilitated Marketplace (FFM), we write to you today to obtain the following information: The number of individuals that have currently enrolled in a plan you offer in the FFM and paid their first month's premium. Provide the number of individual plans and family plans, including the total covered lives under the family plans.
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Excerpt: We believe the result of this rule, if finalized, is that millions of seniors will lose their plans, even though they like them, and millions of seniors could be forced to pay more for their prescription drugs
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Excerpt: Recent articles have reported on a chain of Texas hospitals that received nearly $18 million in economic stimulus funds from CMS for moving to electronic medical records. These facilities continued to receive funding despite warnings that reached several agencies for more than four years of patient-care threats and allegations of fraud.
Excerpt: Last month the Obama administration hired Accenture to oversee HealthCare.gov and the administration’s efforts to complete the building of the federally facilitated marketplace (FFM). According to the Washington Post, Accenture obtained the $91 million contract for HealthCare.gov during an ‘abbreviated’ contracting process in which three other companies were considered.