Monday, February 13, 2012
What is the Sustainable Growth Rate and Why Should I Care?
The sustainable growth rate is a method used by the government to (theoretically) limit the growth in costs under the Medicare program. The effects of this little understood measure has big implications for seniors on Medicare and their physicians. For a great article on the topic, check out: http://www.thechicagobridge.org/medicare-beneficiaries-between-a-rock-and-a-sgr/