TITLE

Medicare panel to consider shifting GME, DSH funding

AUTHOR(S)
Weinstock, Matthew
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
AHA News;01/11/99, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces that the United States National Bipartisan Commission on the Future of Medicare is likely to recommend that two key hospital subsidies be eliminated from Medicare. Details on the idea being pushed by Commissioner Bill Frist, a Republican senator from Tennessee; Annual total of Medicare disproportionate-share hospitals (DSH) payments; Opinion from Commissioner Bruce Vladeck.
ACCESSION #
1694559

 

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