ACTION ALERT DEADLINE TODAY: Enact One Year Moratorium on Medicare Hospice Cuts

Congressman Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) is circulating a letter to the chair and ranking member of the House Ways and Means Committee, and its Subcommittee on Health, requesting that they consider legislative language imposing at least a one year moratorium on the Bush Administration’s proposed regulation that would cut Medicare hospice payments by $2.29 billion by eliminating the budget…