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Patrick wants health cost veto

Bill targets rates that rise too fast; aims to ease way for small business

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By Kay Lazar, Michael Levenson, and Robert Weisman
Globe Staff / February 11, 2010

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Governor Deval Patrick is seeking sweeping authority to review and reject rates charged by hospitals, physician groups, medical imaging centers, and insurers, in a broad new effort to make health care more affordable, particularly for smaller companies and their workers. (Full article: 1114 words)

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