Understanding the reimbursement environment of Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement for healthcare

Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement for healthcare services comprises a significant amount of healthcare reimbursement today. To understand the reimbursement environment in which your members work, you decide to learn more about that payment system. Use the Library and your own research to explore CMS (the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services) and other relevant sites to summarize the following: 1. Identify the government agencies involved in administering or oversight of the Medicare and Medicaid programs. 2. Compare and contrast the Medicare and Medicaid programs in at least two ways. 3. Describe three components that impact your members ability to get reimbursed.