Thursday, August 29, 2013

Medicare Ruling Would Hurt Alzheimer's Patients

Large, and expanding, bureaucracies thwart innovation. And, health care bureaucracies are no different.

 The U.S. health care bureaucracy is expanding; both dramatically (e.g. the implementation of the Affordable Care Act) and gradually.

 A recent decision proposed by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) exemplifies the dangers to medical innovation and patients represented by the gradual expansion of the health care bureaucracy.

+Bob DeMarco , +Alzheimer's Reading Room

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