Medicare critique under fire

DoBias, Matthew
December 2006
Modern Healthcare;12/4/2006, Vol. 36 Issue 48, p8
Trade Publication
The article provides information on the reaction of the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and America's Health Insurance Plans to the findings of a report released by the Commonwealth Fund. The two organizations assailed the report that shows Medicare had overpaid private health plans in its Medicare Advantage program by $5.2 billion in 2005, or 12.47% more enrollee than those in comparable fee-for-service programs.


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