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Department of Health and Human Services

Medicare Pharmacy

Start a Medicare Mail order pharmacy. This will save billions of $ every year. Retail price of drugs are very inflated by PBM and pharmacies. Make it mandate for all the Medicare and Medicaid patients to receive their longterm prescriptions through Medicare Mail Order Pharmacy. If anyone interested, I can provide some data for wholesale and retail price of common maintanace drugs. The gap is huge. This is a must if we... more »

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Department of the Treasury

Mitigate Health Insurance Fraud by Requiring Photo on ID Card

Widespread medical insurance fraud negatively impacts the price of medical insurance for both federal employers and employees, and taxpayers in general.

One of the most pervasive forms of fraud is identity fraud; either with or without the permission of the medical plan holder. Very few health care providers ask for photo ID prior to treatment. There are more or less no controls in place to police this, which creates... more »

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Department of Health and Human Services

Medicare overcharged for equipment and services

I would like to see Medicare have a total review of the charges of Medicare Providers bill to the government for Equipment. $189.00/mo for a hospital bed is ridiculous; I could lease a car for that much! If such outrageous charges are paid for a bed, what about other equipment? Charges for dialysis equipment and services are equally outrageously over-priced. It would be interesting to do cost comparisons of these... more »

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Department of Health and Human Services

Medicare

Identity thief of Doctors has caused millions of dollar for fradulant charges to medicare. Solution: send verification email to provider. Provider must send verification email back to get payment or reject for further investigation to discover identity thief. When a claim is first submitted, it submitted with a CAC card. That CAC must be used to finish the transaction.

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