New Legislation Seeks to Improve Long-Term Care for Medicare Beneficiaries

The Bipartisan Better Care, Lower Cost Act seeks to improve care coordination for beneficiaries with multiple chronic conditions, the most-expensive and fastest-growing portion of the Medicare population.  Senators Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Johnny Isakson (R-GA) and Representatives Erik Paulsen (R-MN) and Peter Welch (D-VT) earlier this week introduced the Better Care, Lower Cost Act. The…