Tag Archives: Health Services Cost Review Commission

9 hospitals face penalties for complications

One of every five Maryland hospitals failed to meet targets set for them by the state for rates of infections, pneumonia and other complications last year, and most of those medical centers will suffer financial penalties as a result, regulators ...

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Surcharges could jeopardize Medicaid funds

About $1 billion in federal Medicaid assistance could be jeopardized as the Health Services Cost Review Commission implements the statewide medical cost increase included in Gov. Martin O’Malley’s fiscal 2012 budget, raising an additional $331 million in state funds. Frederick ...

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