Three congressional committees will hold hearings this week on Medicare benefits as well as parts of the Affordable Care Act provisions designed to make Medicare more effective. A House Ways and Means subcommittee will concentrate on Medicare's fee-for-service model, the Senate Aging Committee will look for options to improve the program's financing and the Senate Finance Committee will assess ACA programs that are meant to reduce Medicaid and Medicare costs.

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