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Kindred executive urges Senate to test payment reforms, put off Medicare cuts

Kindred executive urges Senate to test payment reforms, put off Medicare cuts

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A top nursing home industry executive made a case against Medicare cuts and in favor of payment and delivery reforms in long-term and post-acute care in a Senate hearing Wednesday.

Survey: More than half of seniors confused by Medicare, healthcare reform

Only 46% of seniors and baby boomers have a solid understanding of how Medicare works, and half of people over the age of 60 say they have a poor understanding of healthcare reform, a new report finds.