Heatlhcare Reform

Medicare physicians receive temporary reprieve from pending pay cut

Medicare physicians are once again facing a 21.2% pay cut when a provision to delay the reduction expires at midnight Thursday. But the government has ordered that claims submitted on or after April 1 be held for an additional 10 days until Congress can return from recess, according to a news outlet.

Future unclear for healthcare reform after Senate Republican's victory in Massachusetts

Future unclear for healthcare reform after Senate Republican's victory in Massachusetts

The election of Republican Scott Brown to senator in Massachusetts has put a question mark around the fate of legislation that would overhaul the U.S. healthcare system, according to the two major long-term care associations.