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Ryan to push Medicare overhaul again in budget plan
Modern Healthcare

House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) says his fiscal 2013 budget proposal will include a premium-support model to reform Medicare—and will also include traditional fee-for-service Medicare as an option for the nation’s seniors.

That model was introduced last December by Ryan and Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) as a way to give seniors a choice between private health plans and traditional Medicare.