NCPA - National Center for Policy Analysis

Medicare Pays for Prevention -- Finally!

April 14, 2016

Medicare has just announced it will pay for a lifestyle intervention that reduces the risk of diabetes. Research indicates it will save taxpayers money. Unfortunately, political incentives in Medicare work against these kinds of interventions, according to NCPA Senior Fellow John R. Graham.

http://healthblog.ncpa.org/medicare-pays-for-prevention-finally/

 

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