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Obama Drops Medicare Changes

Oh those pesky Midterm Elections! The Obama administration dropped a surprise plan (actually, nothing surprises me these days) due to outrage from Congress and K Street.  Although the plan would have limited only three types of drugs, cancer, HIV and … Continue reading

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Obama Dooms Seniors to Ravages of Aging

Betsy McCaughey  —   January 2, 2014 On Oct. 1, 2012 the Obama administration started awarding bonus points to hospitals that spend the least on elderly patients. It will result in fewer knee replacements, hip replacements, angioplasty, bypass surgery and … Continue reading

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WebMD Quietly Hired to Promote Obamacare – $4.8 Million

WebMD, the world’s second-most-popular website for health advice, has very quietly secured a government contract in which it agrees to promote Obamacare and educate doctors about it. Representatives of the website have argued that this does not constitute a conflict … Continue reading

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Former Medicare (CMS) Chief Donald Berwick Joins Center for American Progress

Former recess appointed Rationer-in-Chief, left the position of Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) on December 2, 2011.  It was clear  that he would never be confirmed by Congress, so I guess he got out while … Continue reading

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