DIABETES PREVENTIVE MEASURES COULD PRODUCE SAVINGS IN CBO SCORING, ANALYST SAYS; PRESIDENT's FY 98 BUDGET INCLUDES MEDICARE COVERAGE FOR DIABETES EDUCATION
Medicare coverage of diabetes self-management and training could result in savings during the standard five- to 10-year budget outlook used by the Congressional Budget Office, CBO Health Cost Estimate Unit analyst Jennifer Jensen suggested at a Feb. 5 Partnership for Prevention meeting in Washington, D.C.
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