Medicare payments, if bundled, could save the US money. The agency that handles Medicare payments is trying to make incentives to base payments on the quality of care, not the quantity, says a government official.
President Obama struck agreements with insurers, doctors, drug companies, and hospitals to keep them from turning against healthcare reform. What are they?
The equivalent of six health-care lobbyists for every member of Congress are registered for this year's biggest political battle.
He has not insisted that an overhaul include a public insurance option... or else. But on Tuesday he reiterated his preference for that approach.