TITLE

WE'RE NOT DUMMIES, SO WHY CAN'T WE FIX MEDICARE--ONCE AND FOR ALL?

AUTHOR(S)
Colvin, Geoff
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Fortune;7/4/2011, Vol. 164 Issue 1, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the rising cost of the U.S. Medicare health insurance program for the elderly and disabled, and compares various proposals for slowing its cost growth. The author argues that implementing program-wide rules to limit spending does not work, and instead suggests that funds be given to participants to spend on medical care as they wish.
ACCESSION #
67613873

 

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