Forty-Four Senators Send Letter to Obama Urging BNAF Restoration to Medicare Hospice Index

Sens. Arlen Specter (D-PA), Tom Harkin (D-IA), Pat Roberts (R-KS) and Ron Wyden (D-OR) sent a letter last week to President Obama asking him to make permanent the restoration of the budget neutrality adjustment factor (BNAF) to the Medicare Hospice wage index. A total of 44 senators joined in signing the letter. The National Association…