Unless Congress intervenes, Medicare physician pay rates will be cut by 27.4% beginning January 1, 2012. This is a result of the 1997 law related to the sustainable growth rate for physician […]
Like most, if not all, politicians, Romney has it all wrong. His basic concept for reforming Medicare is to set the amount the government pays for each person’s coverage, turn seniors loose […]
Cutting Medicare and Social Security benefits: senior citizens do not have a right to special treatment. AARP is doing America a great disservice.
While the AARP runs TV ads threatening politicians that 50 million seniors will get even on election day if they touch Social Security or Medicare, there are a few of us who […]
2012 Medicare Part B premium increase only 3.6% after three years. Is there mischief afoot? How realistic are the CMS assumptions?
The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced the 2012 Medicare Part B premium to be $99.90. Me thinks there is mischief afoot. While I have no figures to support […]
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced that Medicare Part B premiums in 2012 will be lower than previously projected and the Part B deductible will decrease by $22. […]