Newsmakers with Donald Berwick
Julian Pecquet and Noam Levey were the guest interviewers.
Donald Berwick talked about the future of Medicare, as the Obama administration and Democrats craft their plans for the program and contrast it with House Budget Committee Chair Paul Ryan’s plan, which would gradually migrate Medicare from a defined-benefit program to one based on direct premium supports.
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Donald M. Berwick M.D. Administrator Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Noam N. Levey Staff Writer Washington
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