Capsules: Wyden Plan May Be Vision Of Future Medicare Reforms; Is The Health Law’s Insurance Website Not Spanish Friendly?

Now on Kaiser Health News’ blog, Mary Agnes Carey reports on Sen. Ron Wyden's plan for Medicare: "If Congress is ever going to overhaul Medicare, it will almost certainly have to happen this way. Sen. Ron Wyden, the Oregon Democrat widely expected to be the next Senate Finance Committee chairman, last week led a bipartisan group of lawmakers, health care experts and seniors' advocates backing a plan to better coordinate care given to Medicare beneficiaries" (Carey, 1/21).

Also on Capsules, listen to the audio of KHN’s Daniela Hernandez and CNET en Espanol’s Laura Martinez on NPR’s Tell Me More Friday morning to talk about how Spanish speakers are struggling with the federal website to buy health insurance (1/17). Check out what else is on the blog.

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