Wyden Bill Would Integrate Medicare Health Care, May Open the Door for Long-Term Care

A new Medicare payment model would encourage health systems to provide fully-integrated medical care for people with chronic disease, according new bipartisan legislation sponsored by senators Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Johnny Isakson (R-GA), and congressmen Erik Paulsen (R-MN) and Peter Welch (D-VT).  The measure would allow, but not require, participating providers to offer long-term services and supports as well as medical [...]