Tag: CMS


Big data tools saved taxpayers $1.5B in Medicare fraud, say CMS officials

June 1, 2016

Via: FierceGovernmentIT

The big data tools used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, or CMS, to fight Medicare fraud have saved the taxpayer over $1.5 billion over the past five years, CMS officials are claiming. These big data and predictive […]

Federal, Policy

CMS needs to close out contracts, watchdog says

December 8, 2015

Via: FCW

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services aren’t closing out contracts properly under federal regulations, possibly leaving money on the table with contractors according to the agency’s Inspector General. Read More on FCW

Cybersecurity unveils privacy manager

October 15, 2015

Via: Molly Bernhart Walker

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services launched a privacy manager tool last week that allows consumers visiting the site to more simply allow or opt-out of monitoring by third-party tools used on the website. relies on a variety […]


Trends on Tuesday: Trends in CMS

July 8, 2015

Via: Kendrick Daniel

tovovan/iStock/Thinkstock A Content Management System (CMS) allows people to easily publish, maintain and update information online. Choosing a CMS (or deciding whether you need one at all) is one that many agencies have faced. It’s not an easy choice because there are […]