Key Senate, House Committee Chairs Offer Plan To Fix Medicare Doctor Payments

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October 31, 2013 AT 11:27 AM
The Democratic and Republican leaders of two key congressional committees have agreed on a framework to scrap the problematic Medicare payment formula for physicians and replace it with one that would link physician reimbursement to the quality of care provided, a step that could put an end to the annual 'doc fix' debate.