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Saving Medicare through Patient-Centered Changes — The Case of Injectables

Hagop M. Kantarjian, M.D.

Saving Medicare through Patient-Centered Changes — The Case of Injectables.

Altering the Medicare policy on injectable drugs is one way to reduce Medicare expenditures. Allowing self-administration will also free up hospital and clinic capacity for other patients. Published in the New England Journal of Medicine, April 2013.

By Jeffrey S. Farroni, Leonard Zwelling, Jorge Cortes and Hagop Kantarjian

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