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Bush Medicare Proposal Would Require Price And Quality Transparency

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

Executive Summary

The Bush administration continues to push its priorities of value-based purchasing and price transparency for health care consumers through legislation aimed at saving the Medicare program from insolvency

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