Legislation would compensate for Medicare fee cuts

August 1, 2002

Single bill would award physicians with a 2% increase and offer drugcoverage to seniorsWashington-Despite continued concerns over terrorism and corporate shenanigansthat have sent the stock markets tumbling, there is some good news for urologistsfrom Washington this summer. By the end of this session of Congress, chancesare good that last year's Medicare fee cuts will be fixed and that Medicarepatients will be given some form of prescription drug coverage.