TITLE

Medicare Revamp Eyed

AUTHOR(S)
Carr, Sean P.
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Best's Review;Apr2009, Vol. 109 Issue 12, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
37614137

 

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