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Consumer group cries foul over GOP's 2013 budget

Consumer group cries foul over GOP's 2013 budget

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The fiscal 2013 budget, which was passed in the House, would cause seniors' healthcare costs to surge and wreak havoc on Medicare and Medicaid, two new reports suggest.

Health quality measures approved for adult Medicaid recipients as program faces growing pains

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services likely will focus on 24 health quality measures when evaluating care received by adult Medicaid beneficiaries, according to a draft from an Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality advisory panel released last week.