Medicare: making it a force for innovation and efficiency.

@article{Mittler2005MedicareMI,
  title={Medicare: making it a force for innovation and efficiency.},
  author={Jessica N Mittler},
  journal={Issue brief},
  year={2005},
  volume={834},
  pages={1-11}
}
An aging population, the addition of a prescription drug benefit, and federal budget deficits require policymakers to continue to explore ways to improve Medicare. Because Medicare is such a large share of health care spending, initiatives to improve its efficiency and the quality of care it funds will potentially influence the health care system as a whole… CONTINUE READING