Archive for September 20th, 2008

Medicare “Never Events” Policy Effective October 1

Saturday, September 20th, 2008

Effective October 1, 2008 Medicare will stop reimbursing healthcare providers for 11 “never events” – considered reasonably preventable errors in healthcare delivery. 

Editor’s Note: Does your health plan pay for Never Events? If so, how much did that cost your plan last year?