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Details of this senate health care deal won't be revealed for a few days and of course senator -- representative Kucinich just said as soon as he gets to look at it.
Then he'll be able to assess it but one thing is clear millions of new people will be added to Medicare.
-- program most people agree is going broke.
Doctors -- your -- -- do it says this will be a very costly mistake.
How so and how much.
While you just heard the S senator talk about our congressman talk about people being indentured.
Two insurance company that's quite a statement.
35 million people that are going to be affected by that age group.
And if we pushed -- Medicare everybody has said throughout the day and insolvent system where ninety trillion dollars is nobody not even accounted for.
We don't have the money to pay for these people and it's it's it's very ironic.
That we're gonna go into a system that we said needs to be reformed -- we have to cut out fraud and abuse that's currently -- that.
And yet putting millions of people back into the system to get their care for pushing them over the cliff.
AMA is against it because we're cutting reimbursements to Medicare and what we've already seen.
To that doctors are gonna continue to get paid -- to see more people with the same applies to hospitals it makes no sense.
OK so let's just look at this overall though there are people who have Medicare they absolutely love it but we do know that it's running out of money.
And that there's so much waste and fraud.
Here's the focus though.
What if they were able to find a way to put that money can -- toward -- making sure that more people could be a part of the Medicare process or would doctors still be left on the short end of the stick.
The only way lives that they can make sure that -- right people are getting the right treatment.
Senator Mark Warner came out with a proposal where his bill is still under review of one concept of bundling payments -- everybody involved in a certain treatment.
Is getting a fixed fee now.
That's not necessary this necessarily the silver bullet.
But the reality is is that we've got to look at the quality of care in terms of what these people -- receiving before we did -- you're gonna get more coverage.
People may be somewhat satisfied with Medicare but if we're out of money.
In the next several years -- not going to be that happy and we obviously still how a lot of challenges in terms of the quality of care that people are delivering.
Otherwise we wouldn't be trying to take out.
All of the big dollars within Medicare now in order to pay for the new reform bill doctor -- -- odds -- great to see you again doctor thanks for -- thank you.
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