Category: Medicare

6 11/4/2010

Drug company's secret inducements to get docs to use $2,000 drug instead of $20 sibling

11/4/2010

When docs are paid less, inappropriate prescribing drops

10/21/2010

"A world of free lunches" – including payment for IMRT & proton beam for prostate CA

7/25/2010

Why do Minnesota patients get more low back MRIs?

6/14/2010

Emphasis on potential harms of new technologies and screening in this week's Archives of Internal Medicine

2 4/30/2010

AP: Seniors aren't flocking to quality health plans

4/2/2010

Cancer treatment debate asks: is proton beam proliferation outpacing evidence?

2/23/2010

News stories that paint Medicare as the villain in cost containment

8/12/2009

MRI imaging payments – a case study in the health care reform struggle

2 6/29/2009

There's always another test you can do. We have a problem saying "We're done now."