Posts tagged "MedPAC"

Medicare Commission Raises Questions about Care Coordination

Before I comment on the latest MedPAC report…. Thursday’s big news from the Supreme Court continues to elicit commentary from health care, legal and political analysts. For what it’s worth, I found Justice Robert’s opinion to be in perfect harmony with what I learned in law school: if the Supreme Court can find a way... Read more »

Uh-oh! MedPAC votes for Nursing Home Payment Overhaul!

What is MedPAC? The Balanced Budget Act of 1997 established an independent Congressional agency to advise the Congress on issues affecting the Medicare program. Known as the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC), its statutory authority is to analyze access to care, cost and quality of care, and other key issues affecting Medicare. MedPAC advises Congress on... Read more »
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