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December 25, 2011 12:00 AM

Will reforming Medicare fees keep doctors in the program? Yes: Fair payment and quality treatment

No matter how you slice it, the Medicare program as it stands today is financially unworkable. More than 10,000 baby boomers reach retirement age every single day, which puts a huge strain on a system that the chief actuary for Medicare projects will be insolvent in 2024.

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