Health On The Hill: Congress Moves Closer To Changing How Medicare Pays Doctors

Kaiser Health News' Mary Agnes Carey and Politico Pro’s Jennifer Haberkorn discuss congressional events in which key House and Senate committees approved legislation Thursday to repeal the Sustainable Growth Rate, the formula officials use to pay doctors who treat Medicare patients (12/12). Listen to the audio or read the transcript.

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