Defense, foreign aid, a bloated bureaucracy don’t matter at all. The reality is that while we hear lots of rhetoric about debt and deficits, what really matters is long term liabilities. If […]
An Internet e-mail still circulates that come 2014 the Medicare Part B standard premium will be $247 per person. That’s nonsense for several reasons. 1. The calculation of the premium is […]
Through 2005 the Medicare Part B deductible was set by statute. Thereafter it reflects the per capita cost for Medicare beneficiaries. In 1967 the Part B deductible was $50.00. Today after decreasing […]
Accountable Care Organizations (ACO) and the promise of savings without managed care or patient limitations.. I wish you all the best.
Here is a text of an e-mail I received from HHS: Affordable Care Act helps 32 health systems improve care for patients, saving up to $1.1 billion 12/19/2011 12:01 AM EST Thirty-two […]
I just did a quick read of this plan, so there is more to come. However, let’s get one thing over now. It has no impact on current Medicare beneficiaries or anyone […]