Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Medicare fraud

New Medicare fraud detection system saves $115 mil

A highly touted new technology system designed to stop fraudulent Medicare payments before they are paid saved about $115 million and spurred more than 500 investigations since it was launched in the summer of 2011.


Fiscal cliff

Boehner: Dems need to propose spending cuts

After meeting with Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner, House Speaker John Boehner says Democrats still haven’t recommended cuts to government benefit programs as part of a deal to avoid the so-called fiscal cliff.