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Comparison of Administrative costs

Take a look at the above chart. Most people make the assumption that Medicare has a lower administative costs which will lead to billions in savings. This chart certainly shows that this is not true. When you compare the administraative … Continue reading

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Vermont healthcare system seen as model for national reform efforts.

USA Today (7/28, Hall) reports on the healthcare policies implemented by the “healthcare overhaul Vermont passed in 2006. … Vermont has ‘one of the most innovative models of prevention and care coordination in the country,’ one that could be a … Continue reading

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Democratic divisions impeding healthcare reform.

The AP (7/10, Espo, Werner) reports that the health reform “system suffered yet another setback” in the House Thursday, when the “pivotal” Blue Dog Coalition of “moderate to conservative Democrats” complained to House leaders that “the emerging bill ‘lacks a … Continue reading

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Alice in Medical Care

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Exposing the Myths of Universal Health Coverage – Brief Analysis #651

Exposing the Myths of Universal Health Coverage – Brief Analysis #651 Shared via AddThis

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CBO estimates said to be slowing healthcare reform planning.

The Wall Street Journal (5/5, A2, Adamy, subscription required) reports that “Senate leaders are working against a tightening calendar in tackling two of the most difficult aspects of a healthcare overhaul: how to provide every American with health-insurance coverage and … Continue reading

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