(CMS) Agency's Report Unable To Predict True Cost of New Healthcare Law

April 2010
Aging News Alert;4/30/2010, p6
The article reports on the limitation of Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) report in the U.S. It states that CMS report could not provide the true cost of the new health care law, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), due to lack of legislative precedents. It cites the issues that could be identified by CMS report, one of which is the problematic physician sustainable growth rate (SGR).


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