Doc fix deadline looms

March 2014
Hill;3/24/2014, Vol. 21 Issue 35, p4
The article offers information on the U.S. Congress including its agreement to the 24 percent cut on reimbursement rate of Medicare doctors, budget resolution which adheres to spending levels in 2015, and hearing on fiscal budget for 2015.


Related Articles

  • Week 2 - now the going gets tougher in Congress.  // Christian Science Monitor;1/9/95, Vol. 87 Issue 30, p1 

    Reports on the decision of the GOP to pass the balanced-budget amendment. Issues to be discussed in the Congress.

  • NSTA Legislative Update: A Short-term Budget and the Threat of "Sequestration".  // NSTA Express;8/13/2012, p1 

    The article reports that the U.S. Senate has agreed to introduce a short-term spending bill for the government for 2013.

  • Improve Medicaid match.  // AHA News;7/15/2002, Vol. 38 Issue 27, p4 

    Editorial. Examines the possible effects if the U.S. Medicaid budget is reduced. Potential impact on care for the country's poorest citizens; Call on Congress to increase the federal Medicaid matching rate; Factors that will contribute to the increase in Medicaid expenditures.

  • Senate needs to act on Medicaid DSH fixes. Rocklage, Mary Roch; Biester, Doris; Puglisi Jr, Frank // AHA News;7/15/2002, Vol. 38 Issue 27, p4 

    Discusses the possibility of reducing the U.S. Medicaid budget. Appeal to U.S. senators not to cut budgets for Medicaid; List of organizations lobbying for the retention of the budget; Amount that will be slashed from the Medicaid disproportionate share hospitals.

  • Budget deal.  // World (0888157X);12/28/2013, Vol. 28 Issue 26, p13 

    The article reports on the budget deal settled by the U.S. House of Congress and Senate for 2014-2015.

  • Donor States Giving Until it Hurts. Markley, Rick // Rock Products;Apr2005, Vol. 108 Issue 4, p16 

    Discusses the plan of the U.S. Congress regarding the reauthorization of the transportation-funding bill in the U.S. Amount of budget to be provided for transportation projects for fiscal year 2004 to 2009; Problem of the Michigan Transportation Team; Allocation of the federal highway funding.

  • NSTA Legislative Update: President Obama Submits FY2010 Budget to Congress.  // NSTA Express;5/11/2009, p1 

    The article reports that the 2010 budget request submitted by U.S. President Barack Obama to the Congress focused on his five pillars for reforming schools. It included a substantial increase in funding for rewarding teachers and other school personnel who raise student achievement.

  • Less Than Perfect. SHOOP, TOM // Government Executive;May2011, Vol. 43 Issue 5, p4 

    The article presents the author's comments on the U.S. Congress on passing the legislative bill related to the government's spending and finalizing the budget for the U.S. He states that government and legislators are celebrating and praising themselves for finalizing these things. He mentions...

  • Con-con rules: Senate may stop a 'runaway'  // ABA Journal;Aug84, Vol. 70 Issue 8, p46 

    Reports that the United States Senate Judiciary Committee approved a bill to establish procedures for a convention anticipating that the requisite number of states may request a national constitutional convention on the balanced budget amendment. Procedures by which Congress would call a...

  • Stop Medicaid cuts.  // AHA News;4/7/2003, Vol. 39 Issue 7, p4 

    Editorial. Comments on the proposal of the U.S. House to cut the Medicaid budget for fiscal 2004. Amount of the budget cut being proposed; Impact of the budget cut on Medicaid services; Call on citizens to oppose the proposed budget cut.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics