Opinion

January 6, 2011 3:58 AM

Commentary: Common sense trumps 'death panels' rhetoric

An early version of the health care reform law of 2010 included a provision that would have done something almost everyone who has studied the issue closely believes is a good and necessary step to improving the health care system: It would have allowed Medicare to pay for voluntary end-of-life consultations, providing an additional health care service.

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