Improving the Way Medicare Pays for Care

Published Online: Wednesday, May 15, 2013
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In this podcast from the Commonwealth Fund, Stuart Guterman, Commonwealth Fund vice president, and Michael Chernew, PhD, professor of health care policy at Harvard Medical School, talk about how to reform the way Medicare pays for services in order to control growth in health care spending while improving care. To listen to the podcast, click here.
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