According to a report released by the Government Accountability Office (GAO), enrollment in private health insurance plans remained concentrated among a small number of issuers across the country, including in Arizona.
Several companies may be selling health insurance in a given market but most people usually enroll with one of a...Health Related Groups
According to an undercover audit completed by the nonpartisan Government Accountability Office, some health insurance brokers provided misleading or false information to potential customers about whether their plans covered preexisting conditions.
The audit was requested by Senate Democrats with the intention of determining whether...Arizona News
A new Government Accountability Office (GAO) report calls out the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for failing to comply with recommendations issued in another, recent GAO report on nursing home abuse.
The original report, released in July 2019, stated that nursing home abuse cases had doubled between 2013 and...National News
A recent report from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) found that discharges from hospice care prior to the death of a patient is much higher among for-profit hospices than similar nonprofit institutions.
The report also found that for-profit hospice care providers were less likely to visit dying patients within three days of...Arizona News
The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) is calling on state survey agencies to up the level of oversight in skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) after a report revealed a 15-year gap of abuse investigations across Oregon nursing homes that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) failed to address.