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The $25 billion reduction would affect the payments that doctors, hospitals and other health care providers receive for treating Medicare patients. Individual benefits would not change and neither would premiums, deductibles or copays. But with so much less money going to providers, the cuts could have major impacts on patient access to health care — such as fewer physicians accepting Medicare patients.
“We’re deeply concerned that the tax proposals being made will very directly affect the ability of Medicare to maintain services, and we do not think it is fair that older Americans who have paid into Medicare their entire working lives get stuck with the bill for a tax overhaul,” says Cristina Martin Firvida, AARP director of financial security.
originally posted by: MOMof3
a reply to: seeker1963
So much love for fetus til they are old or sick or poor. When was the last time you gave comfort and aid to a fetus?
originally posted by: seeker1963
originally posted by: dfnj2015
a reply to: FyreByrd
Allowing people to die, that's Republican family values!
Killing unborn babies, that's the Democrat family values! Now what????
Nothing in this OP is based on ANY FACTS!