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"… Foote, a health policy expert and professor emeritus at the University of Minnesota School of Public Health. When Medicare does go through the national cover …"
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"… fraud expert and professor at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, said: “If there are changes [in billing] over time costing the public b …"
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"… uch firms on health IT issues in the past two quarters have passed through Washington’s infamous “revolving door”, an iWatch News analysis reveals.The sta …"
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