Ruminations by a non-academic general surgeon from the heart of the rust belt.
Friday, December 14, 2007
Here's a link to the Wall St. Journal health blog detailing the cost overruns with the Massachusetts model of "universal health care". It seems doctors and hospitals are being targeted for reimbursement cuts as a way to make the bottom line look a little more palatable. I loved the comment from "Anne" at the end asking why administrators aren't asked to take cuts in reimbursement when plans implemented by said administrators go awry....