The Medicare Challenge
- Members of Medicare Bipartisan Commission are appointed. Sweeney, Rosemarie; Rose, Verna L. // American Family Physician;1/1/1998, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p13
Reports that appointments have been announced by the National Bipartisan Commission on the Future Medicare from the President Bill Clinton and Congressional leaders of both parties. Responsibilities of the commission; Identification of the appointments; Listing of other commission members.
- What is Medicare's future? Gardner, Jonathan // Modern Healthcare;01/25/99, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p27
Offers a look at what the future of Medicare might be after the United States National Bipartisan Commission on the Future of Medicare releases its decision on Medicare reform. Factors that will determine the success of the report; Comments from experts.
- Panel seeks delay in early medicare. Gardner, Jonathan // Modern Healthcare;03/09/98, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p4
Reports the plan of the National Bipartism Commission on the Future of Medicare to delay President Bill Clinton's eligibility Medicare plan. Provisions under the Medicare plan; Comments from the members of the commission; Reasons why the commission wants to delay the president's plan.
- Medicare reform gets a jump start. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);01/15/99, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p1B
Focuses on United States-based National Bipartisan Commission on the Future of Medicare's review of several Medicare reform proposals.
- Commission far from consensus on how to save Medicare. Manos, Diana // AHA News;12/07/98, Vol. 34 Issue 45, p1
Reports that the United States National Bipartisan Commission on the Future of Medicare is still far from consensus on how to save Medicare. Information on a proposal to give Medicare beneficiaries a fixed annual amount for health care coverage; Reason for opposition to the proposal.
- Medicare panel to consider shifting GME, DSH funding. Weinstock, Matthew // AHA News;01/11/99, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p1
Announces that the United States National Bipartisan Commission on the Future of Medicare is likely to recommend that two key hospital subsidies be eliminated from Medicare. Details on the idea being pushed by Commissioner Bill Frist, a Republican senator from Tennessee; Annual total of...
- The Many Problems of Medicare. MOFFIT, ROBERT E. // World & I;Mar99, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p34
Reports on the problems facing Medicare program in the United States. Issue deliberation by the National Bipartisan Commission on the Future of Medicare; Money problem involving the program; Overview of the Medicare system.
- Now, the Hard Part. Serafini, Marilyn Werber // National Journal;11/21/98, Vol. 30 Issue 47/48, p2774
Offers a look at where the United States National Bipartisan Commission on the Future of Medicare members stand as they devise reform recommendations that can be enacted by 1999. Challenges faced by the members; Opinion of John Breaux; Comments from Stuart Altman; Views of Laura D'Andrea Tyson;...
- Competition key to Medicare overhaul, experts tell commission. Cassil, Alwyn // AHA News;08/17/98, Vol. 34 Issue 32, p3
Reveals that creating a system based on competition, not price controls, should guide the overhaul of Medicare for the 21st century, according to health care experts at the National Bipartisan Commission on the Future of Medicare. Information on Medicare's administrative structure; View of...