Gail Wilensky

A 'Super' physician-pay fix in the making?

A 'Super' physician-pay fix in the making?

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I suppose it's only fitting that during the week of the season's biggest football game, Washington healthcare wonks are discussing a potential huge punt of their own.

Nursing home alliance 'pleased' with Obama and Boehners' focus on fiscal ills

Nursing home alliance 'pleased' with Obama and Boehners' focus on fiscal ills

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The leader of the Alliance for Quality Nursing Home Care expressed optimism Friday after President Obama and House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) spoke publicly about looming healthcare funding threats.

Extreme disruption of Medicare funding forecast if Affordable Care Act is tossed out

Extreme disruption of Medicare funding forecast if Affordable Care Act is tossed out

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Healthcare experts on both sides of the political spectrum are warning that the Medicare program could unravel if the Supreme Court deems the Affordable Care Act unconstitutional. Nursing homes, and others might not get paid, at least one expert says.

Medicare 'productivity adjustment' cuts are not likely to last, panelists say

Medicare cuts in the form of "productivity adjustments" may not be sustained beyond 10 years and may need to be reversed, a panel of healthcare experts said recently.

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