Merging Medicare Parts A and B: potential effects on beneficiaries, surgeons, and other stakeholders.

Academic Article


  • Describes the reasons Medicare Parts A and B are currently paid under different mechanisms Explains why the time is ripe to merge Parts A and B Examines the potential effects on delivery of patient care, the federal government, and providers
  • Authors

    Pubmed Id

  • 25950899
  • Author List

  • Gutnik L; Smith H; Goldszer JF; Bailey HR; Meara JG
  • Start Page

  • 19
  • End Page

  • 26
  • Volume

  • 99
  • Issue

  • 2