An In-Depth Look at the State of the Health Care Industry

Changing the tax code for health insurance

In his State of the Union address, President Bush proposed major changes in the tax treatment of health insurance coverage. ...
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Pay for performance and physicians—an open question

Pay for performance as a payment strategy in health care has continued to gain substantial momentum over this past year. ...
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The challenge of Medicare physician spending

The dilemma for Medicare is to devise a physician payment strategy that promotes the delivery of the appropriate volume and ...
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Clearing the way for transparency in health care

In August, during a stop in Minnesota, President Bush “went public” about transparency—urging that better information be made available to ...
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