A New Trove of Data on Medicare Doctors

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Payments for Medicare totaled $77 billion in 2012. But 1% of all the doctors involved got 14% of the payments. Three hundred forty-four physicians got more than $3 million each. That's according to statistics released for the first time after Dow Jones intervened in a federal lawsuit. Louise Radnofsky reports for the Wall Street Journal, owned by Dow Jones.

Credits

Guest:
Louise Radnofsky - Wall Street Journal - @louiseradnofsky

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Andrea Brody, Katie Cooper, Mike Kessler