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Pay for care a new way, state is urged

Hospitals and doctors may be put on budget

By Liz Kowalczyk
Globe Staff / July 17, 2009

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A state commission recommended yesterday that Massachusetts dramatically change how doctors and hospitals are paid, essentially putting providers on a budget as a way to control exploding healthcare costs and improve the quality of care. (Full article: 1004 words)

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