Medicare under pressure to cut costs

Wechsler, Jill
October 2005
Managed Healthcare Executive;Oct2005, Vol. 15 Issue 10, p16
Trade Publication
Reports that the rise in expenditures will increase payments to Medicare Advantage (MA) plans Percentage increase in Medicare Part B premium in 2006; Reason for the increase in expenditures; Possible consequences if the U.S. Congress cancels a scheduled reduction in Medical payments to physicians.


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