Sometimes, they just can't believe the changes that have already been made.They seem so "foreign" to what American society is all about, and the reason they seem "foreign" is they do not arise from American Constitutional values.
"The Obama administration has released a report saying that health reform will save $575 billion in the Medicare program over 10 years." All while the number of Medicare patients will grow exponentially. Under Section 3021, "Establishment of Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation," the Secretary of HHS "shall adjust the payments made to an eligible safety net hospital system or network from a fee-for-service payment structure to a global capitated payment model." [H.
R.3590 p.205] Going from a Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement system that pays fees for each service provided to a system that has a cap on payments made for all services provided to a patient is one of the most significant changes to Medicare ever made and will certainly result in drastic changes.
616-866-9127 This book is also available in the following E-book versions: PDF version through Regnow/Digital River NOOK E-book file through Barnes & Noble KINDLE E-book file through Dedication Introduction I - Trends in American Society This Thing Called Hospice Three Hospice Giants The Hospice Interdisciplinary Team Approach to End-of-Life Care Volunteer, Nonprofit and For-profit Hospice Corporations "Palliative Care" & Its Approach to End-of-Life Care Transitions in Business II - Hospice Today The Business of Hospice Why Hospice is a "Protected" Industry Good and Bad Hospices Hospice Reimbursement: Is it a problem? I have many friends within the hospice industry who confirm what I recount here in this book, so I urge you to read through to the very end, as you have never heard all that I am about to share with you. Some of it will trouble you, but all of it will affect what happens to you, your family and our society in the days to come.
Hospice and Health Care Industry Fraud Hospice Kickback Arrangements III - The Culture of Death: Covert Operations Hastening Death at the End-of-Life When is a Person a "Person? Ending Life in Hospice Euthanasia Society: Covert Operations in the Health Care & Hospice Industry Robert Woods Johnson Foundation, Last Acts & Last Acts Partnership Last Acts Rallying Points Regional Centers & What Their Selection Tells Us George Soros' Project on Death in America End-Run Around Right-to-Life: Hospice No Longer is Safe Alternative to Euthanasia & Assisted Suicide IV - The Culture of Death: Overt Operations Euthanasia Society of America (early decades) The Hemlock Society and Compassion & Choices: Overt Operations in America Global Influences V - The Courts: Removing Barriers to the Culture of Death VI - Physicians: Redefining Death to Remove Barriers to the Culture of Death "Do Your Organs Belong to the Government? This is the story of the intentionally "below-the-radar" changes that have been aggressively pursued in our society for decades.
However, to assure participation by all seniors, then President Lyndon Johnson pressured all private health insurers to cancel all policies available to seniors.
If seniors want to completely opt-out of Medicare, they have to give up their Social Security benefits and then pay privately for all services they receive. Since there is no private health insurance available for seniors in the United States, we cannot say that participation in Medicare is truly voluntary." by Paul Byrne, MD VII - What Happens in Rogue Hospices Medicare/Medicaid Hospice Reimbursement Cap & Hastening Death Hospice Can Use "Closers" to End Lives HMO/Hospice Intimidation to Force DNR Status and HMO Abuse Begins HMO/Hospice Nurse Causes Fatal Septic Infection Hospice Can Withhold Ordinary Treatments to End Lives Hospice Can Misinform Patients and Families to End Lives Hospice Can Ignore Your Power of Attorney and Create a New One Hospice Can Misinform Staff to End Lives A Miseducated Hospice Nurse Hospice Can Miseducate Physicians to Facilitate Ending Lives Palliative Sedation or Terminal Sedation to Hasten Death Hospice's Third Way: Quill & Byock Promote Palliative Sedation to Hasten Death Hospice: Expanding Its Turf to the Non-terminal & Hastening Their Death How Hospices Hide the Killings (HIPAA Misdirection & Hospice Fraud) VIII - Why Hospice Became the Sacred Cow of Health Care The Government Loves Hospice The Media Loves Hospice Some Surgeons and Doctors Love Hospice Hospital Administrators Love Hospice Nursing Home Owners Love Hospice Guardians Love Hospice Some Adult Children & Spouses Love Hospice The Right-to-Die/Kill Crowd Loves Hospice IX - HMO/Managed Care Approach to Hastening Death What Linda Peeno, MD Told the Congress About Managed Care Kaiser Health Plan The Nixon Administration, HMO/Managed Care and E. Because these changes are not covered by the major media in any coherent, connected way, or at all, the public has difficulty "putting a finger" on what is happening and why. Phillips Reports that Kaiser Misinforms the Public About "Normal" Human Lab Values to Limit Treatment X - The Federal Government's Approach to Hastening Death Physician Orders Limiting Life-Sustaining Treatments to Hasten Death How Government Can Work: Involuntary Sterilization, Experimentation and Hastened Death Utilitarian Care Rationing: Health Care Reform, The Government's "Complete Lives System" and Hastened Death Government Health Care Reform Law & the former Hemlock Society (Compassion & Choices) Government Action When There is A Question of Homicide The Federal "Ethics" Used to Decide Who Lives and Whose Death is Hastened Government Rationing Health Care through Cost Effectiveness Research Government Protection of Hospice and Many Health Care Facilities Government: Controlled by Corporate Interests Corporatism and Socialism How Government Works: The Food & Drug Administration & Corporate Lobbying The Government's Conflict of Interest XI - Where We are Headed The Removal of Prolife Physicians and Other Health Care Professionals Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia May be Legalized XII - Where We're at Today The HIPAA Privacy Rule: Wall of Silence Hospice Wrongdoing May Never be Properly Evaluated Family Members are Afraid to Speak Out Thwarting Appeals to Action How Things Work: The Legal Environment for Nurses How Things Work: Typical Hospice Scenarios for Hastening Death About the Current Health Care Reform Is There An Attack Against the Pro-Life Hospices?One political party will accuse the other of threatening the well-being of senior citizens and vice-versa.But both will silently promote the stealth euthanasia already begun in this nation.Some people are frightened by these changes, changes that seem to be imposed upon society without the approval of the majority of citizens.