Utah cancer clinics turning away Medicare patients
Health reform » Lower Medicare payments force Utah clinics to send people away to hospitals for treatment.
By kirsten stewart
Health Affairs (http://content.healthaffairs.org/content/32/4/762.abstract)
Dr. Richard Frame is a practicing Oncologist at Utah Cancer Specialists. He also serves as Chair of the Community Oncology Alliance Patient Advocacy Network.
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