Comparative effectiveness reforms expected in 2008

Molife, Nicole Liffrig
March 2008
Hem/Onc Today;3/10/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p56
This article reports on Medicare payment reforms that the U.S. Congress is expected to propose in 2008. Among these reforms, comparative effectiveness changes will likely be a top Congressional priority. Another expected reform is a legislation that authorizes the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to consider the benefit of and costs of treatment options in its coverage and payment policies.


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