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With rate cut looming, doctors threaten to stop accepting Medicare patients

With rate cut looming, doctors threaten to stop accepting Medicare patients

Medpac recommendation: Adjust Medicare's hospital inpatient payments to recoup overpayments

Medpac recommendation: Adjust Medicare's hospital inpatient payments to recoup overpayments

MedPAC home care cuts can harm home health agencies and impact senior Americans, says NAHC

MedPAC home care cuts can harm home health agencies and impact senior Americans, says NAHC

MedPAC suggests recouping overpayments to hospitals

MedPAC suggests recouping overpayments to hospitals

First Edition: December 3, 2009

First Edition: December 3, 2009

Medpac examines regional differences in use of medical care

Medpac examines regional differences in use of medical care

Policymakers urged to preserve access to advanced imaging in final health care reform legislation

Policymakers urged to preserve access to advanced imaging in final health care reform legislation

Concord Coalition sends list of suggestions concerning the healthcare reform bill

Concord Coalition sends list of suggestions concerning the healthcare reform bill

Lawmakers plan to finance health reform with Medicare cuts, much to seniors' dismay

Lawmakers plan to finance health reform with Medicare cuts, much to seniors' dismay

Medicare commission proposal and MedPAC data shape reform

Medicare commission proposal and MedPAC data shape reform

Senators urge the CMS to spare funding cuts for radiation oncology services

Senators urge the CMS to spare funding cuts for radiation oncology services

Policymakers need to be educated on the radical difference between radiation therapy and diagnostic testing

Policymakers need to be educated on the radical difference between radiation therapy and diagnostic testing

Senators move closer to centrist health reform bill

Senators move closer to centrist health reform bill

Baucus: Bipartisan group of finance committee members reach Medpac agreement

Baucus: Bipartisan group of finance committee members reach Medpac agreement

Democrats to push unscored benefits to counter latest CBO analysis

Democrats to push unscored benefits to counter latest CBO analysis

Health care overhaul could include changes to doctor payments

Health care overhaul could include changes to doctor payments

Efforts to 'fix' Medicare payments at center of reform

Efforts to 'fix' Medicare payments at center of reform

Health overhaul issues fill the Sunday talk shows

Health overhaul issues fill the Sunday talk shows

Obama administration proposes big changes in Medicare payment oversight

Obama administration proposes big changes in Medicare payment oversight

Baucus signals finance committee progress on health overhaul bill

Baucus signals finance committee progress on health overhaul bill