Merging Medicare Parts A and B: potential effects on beneficiaries, surgeons, and other stakeholders.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Describes the reasons Medicare Parts A and B are currently paid under different mechanisms Explains why the time is ripe to merge Parts A and B Examines the potential effects on delivery of patient care, the federal government, and providers

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Gutnik, L; Smith, H; Goldszer, JF; Bailey, HR; Meara, JG

Published Date

  • February 2014

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 99 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 19 - 26

PubMed ID

  • 24564017

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0002-8045


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States