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August 2009
hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Aug2009, Vol. 63 Issue 8, p18
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The article offers health care-related developments in the U.S. in 2009. The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) has released its report on how incentives in Medicare payment system should be amended to reward value instead of volume to the Congress. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) will rescind all or part three of its Medicaid regulations. A survey has revealed that corporate benefits are concerned on the impact of reform on health coverage.


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