Sniffles? Cancer? Under Medicare Plan, Payments for Office Visits Would Be …

The Trump administration is proposing huge changes in the way Medicare pays doctors for the most common of all medical services, the office visit, offering physicians basically the same amount, regardless of a patient’s condition or the complexity of the services provided. Administration officials said the proposal would radically reduce paperwork burdens, freeing doctors to…

Fate of independent redistricting ballot proposal in hands of Michigan Supr…

The Michigan Supreme Court heard arguments on a ballot initiative to create an independent commission for determining Michigan’s political districts Wednesday in a case that ultimately could have lasting impact on voters’ options to change the state Constitution. The court took up a challenge from Citizens Protecting Michigan’s Constitution to the Voters Not Politicians ballot…