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Title
Setting Physicians' Prices in FFS Medicare: An Economic Perspective
First Author
Dowd, B.
Date of Pub
2006 Winter
Pages
97-112
Volume
28
Issue
2
Other Authors
Feldman, R., Nyman, J., Town, B.
Abstract
Recent policy discussions by the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission regarding physician prices in the traditional fee-for-service Medicare Program reflect movement toward a market pricing model. Earlier objectives such as sustainable levels of spending have given way to concerns over the relationship between fees and actual costs, access to care, and the importance of demand and supply in local markets.
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