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Study of U.S. Health Care System Finds Both Waste and Opportunity to Improve PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 12 September 2012 12:51

By Annie Lowrey, New York Times

WASHINGTON — The American medical system squanders 30 cents of every dollar spent on health care, according to new calculations by the respected Institute of Medicine. But in all that waste and misuse, policy experts and economists see a significant opportunity — a way to curb runaway health spending, to improve medical outcomes and even to put the economy on sounder footing.

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Romney, Easing, Says Health Law Isn’t All Bad PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 10 September 2012 13:06

By Michael Barbaro, New York Times

Adopting a new tone, Mitt Romney on Sunday said he would retain elements of President Obama’s health care overhaul, blamed Republicans as much as Democrats for the “mistake” of agreeing to automatic cuts in military spending and said Mr. Obama’s national security strategy had made America in “some ways safer.”

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Costs Of Care Essay Contest PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 07 September 2012 20:34

Please see attached regarding the "Costs of Care" essay contest

Last Updated on Friday, 07 September 2012 20:40
 
With Medicaid, Long-Term Care of Elderly Looms as a Rising Cost PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 07 September 2012 13:45

By Nina Bernstein, New York Times

Medicaid has long conjured up images of inner-city clinics jammed with poor families. Its far less-visible role is as the only safety net for millions of middle-class people whose needs for long-term care, at home or in a nursing home, outlast their resources.

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Answering readers’ questions about Medicare PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 29 August 2012 19:03

By Glenn Kessler, Washington Post

We returned from vacation to find lots of questions from readers about Medicare. The two campaigns have been engaged in a tit-for-tat war of words that, according to the latest Washington Post-ABC News poll, appears to have resulted in a draw so far. For the moment, we will not delve into the details of those ads except to note with amusement this new Romney ad that accurately quotes Obama from four years ago.

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