Don't reduce Medicare payments, hospitals tell Hatch

02/19/2013 | Nurse.com

In a letter to Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, the American Hospital Association expressed support for changes to Medicare in place of reductions in payments to providers. Raising Medicare's eligibility age would be more feasible starting in 2014 thanks to laws that protect seniors' ability to get coverage, and limiting Medigap's out-of-pocket coverage and combining Medicare Part A and B could help as well, according to the letter.

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