We have all heard the claim the Medicare is more efficient than private insurers with administrative costs running around 3%. This is then used to make the case that government-run health care […]
From the Annals of Internal Medicine: Claims Data Lacks Accuracy and Consistency Needed to Inform Nonpayment or Hospital Comparisons The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) limits payment for key “preventable” […]
“Most seniors will be worse off,” Representative Nancy Pelosi, the House Democratic leader, said on the House floor. “This is the beginning of the end of Medicare as we know it.” […]
Fixing Medicare – regardless of the method, the result is the same… Medicare as we know it cannot continue!
There is a lot of controversy these days about Medicare. The only consistent truth is that Medicare can’t survive left as is, as we know it if you will. The 2012 Trustees […]
A few years ago I saw a video of Gov Christie of New Jersey giving a talk to a group of state union members. He was talking about their pensions and benefits. […]