have been so absorbed by the cavalcade of government incompetence and
individual hurt produced by the rollout of ObamaCare that it is easy to
forget the tragedy-in-waiting should this federal healthcare takeover
stay in place: the death panel, also known as the Independent Payment
Advisory Board (IPAB). This is the group of political appointees
designed to allow the federal government to use a combination of medical
and social criteria to determine the healthcare an individual receives."