Vice President Biden (from left), Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, President Obama and Budget Director Sylvia Mathews Burwell at the White House Friday. Sebelius is stepping down. Burwell is being nominated to replace her. Charles Dharapak/AP hide caption

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Data released Wednesday about Medicare payments to doctors in 2012 have raised questions, but some experts warn against drawing "sweeping conclusions" from the numbers. iStockphoto hide caption

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Final Call For Questions On Health Insurance As Deadline Looms

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Janelle Arevalo, an insurance agent with Sunshine Life and Health Advisors, makes a house call in Miami to sign up Sandra Berrios (left) for an insurance plan under the Affordable Care Act. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Dental Coverage Deciphered, And The Latest On Sign-Up Deadlines

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At the center of the debate: prescription contraceptives. Tim Matsui/Getty Images hide caption

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From the NPR Newscast: Julie Rovner on the latest changes to the health care program (with an introduction from Jean Cochran)

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Episode 504: Can Hospitals Save Money By Making Doctors Squirm?

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People Buying Health Insurance Get A Bit More Time To Pay

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President Obama: He's been called out on one of his highest-profile promises. Drew Angerer/pool/Getty Images hide caption

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