Summarizes proposed changes to Medicare in H.R. 3962, the Affordable Health Care for America Act of 2009. Discusses financial impact on the Medicare program by H.R. 3962 established by CBO; and reviews proposed changes, including payment and program modifications to Medicare fee-for-service program, its prescription drug benefit, and the Medicare Advantage program; efforts to reform Medicare payment methods; program integrity changes to address fraud, waste, and abuse; and other miscellaneous Medicare changes.
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