Comments for: Medicare’s bill for artificial feet questioned

Posted Feb. 15, 2012, at 9:06 p.m.

WASHINGTON — It doesn’t compute: Medicare’s bill for artificial feet has jumped by more than half, although foot and leg amputations due to diabetes continue to decline dramatically. Medicare paid $94 million for artificial feet in 2010, according to research conducted for The Associated Press. That was nearly $35 million …

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