Assessing the new medicare prescription drug law.

Abstract

The Medicare Modernization Act (MMA) is the product of a political compromise to attract moderate Republicans and enough Democrats without losing Republican conservatives. The compromise offered more private health plans to beneficiaries while maintaining and improving traditional Medicare's benefits. This compromise did not settle the debate over the… (More)

Topics

Cite this paper

@article{Doherty2004AssessingTN, title={Assessing the new medicare prescription drug law.}, author={Robert B Doherty}, journal={Annals of internal medicine}, year={2004}, volume={141 5}, pages={391-5} }