Medicare Revamp Eyed

Carr, Sean P.
April 2009
Best's Review;Apr2009, Vol. 109 Issue 12, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the views of Peter Orszag, director of the U.S. Office of Management and Budget, regarding the nation's Medicare Advantage system. Orszag described how the administration of President Barack Obama is implementing bidding procedures to the public and private managed care program which was created under the 2003 Medicare Modernization Act. He said that revamp plans of the government may include that payments would be based on the average of the submitted bids.


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