"The Bush administration says it plans to announce sweeping changes in the next few weeks in Medicare payments to hospitals that could cut payments 20 percent to 30 percent for many complex treatments and new technologies."
detnews.com: Hospitals face scalpel on Medicare payments
Furor over proposed Medicare changes
New rates would cut some payments to hospitals by 30%
White House Plans Medicare Changes
Medicare changes could slash some payments
Hospitals face sweeping Medicare payment cuts
Bush Administration Plans Medicare Changes