Elderly patients face going broke with the expensive drug or doubling their office appointments
Expect even more this year
Medicare cuts hurting
Two new private-sector cost cutting measures pose a threat to independent diagnostics.
Sending patients to themselves
But don’t expect them to start double-checking
States should be allowed to experiment with reforms, not be bribed into expanding the program.
Unnecessary disclosures drive the wrong kind of office competition.
‘Financial consequences of aging societies are likely to overshadow all other economic trends’
Last Friday’s report is nothing for the Obama administration to be proud of.
Five questions a Democratic contender should be asking
But is it really unequal pay for equal work?
‘We have infinitely more support for our ideas than they have for theirs’
Democrats are standing in the way of pro-growth tax and entitlement reform.
Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate follies continue, with another can-kick likely
‘HHS should withdraw the proposed rule’
And that is without the new Obamacare enrollees into the program
Prisoners are not supposed to get federal prescription drug benefits
The price-fixing and legislative patches are an open door for cronyism.
Vacuum erection devices treat impotence and are eligible for coverage under Medicare Part B