News bites: The holes in Romney's Medicare plan

The free-market Reason magazine says Mitt Romney's Medicare plan does nothing to control the program's spending.

The Center for Public Integrity visits Oklahoma for the latest installment in its Poisoned Places series.

AHIP General Counsel Joe Miller says weak antitrust guidance for Medicare's new Accountable Care Organizations could lead to more hospital consolidation — and higher prices.

Three years after three communities launched an effort to test bundled payments, no bundled payments have been made and no payment contracts for bundled payments have been executed, the RAND Corp. reports in Health Affairs.

Banning sodas in schools didn't lead to a decrease in kids' consumption, according to research covered by MedPage Today.