Medicare Costs

Dr. Bian Biles talked about the growing costs of Medicare, its funding, how doctors and other providers are paid, and proposals to… read more

Dr. Bian Biles talked about the growing costs of Medicare, its funding, how doctors and other providers are paid, and proposals to reduce Medicare costs. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

This was fourth in a four-part “Washington Journal” series on Medicare, the government health insurance program for people over the age of 65. The program identification numbers for the other parts are 301137-5 (Overview of Medicare), 301186-5 (Prescription Drug Plans), and 301174-6 (Privately Run Medicare Plans). close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Medicare Costs

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Program ID:
301200-5
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Aug 25, 2011

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  • Aug 25, 2011 | 9:18am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 25, 2011 | 7:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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