Medicare Wants To Change How It Pays For Drugs

The Obama administration on Tuesday issued its controversial proposal to change the way it pays for billions of dollars in Medicare drugs, Pro’s Brett Norman reports. — What’s in the proposal: The five-year project would let Medicare vary what it spends on drugs given in the hospital or doctor’s office to test whether its current payment model encourages doctors to use more expensive medicines that aren’t necessarily the most effective.  Click here to read entire article.