LTCH PPS Rule Adopts New Labor Market Areas

June 2005
hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Jun2005, Vol. 59 Issue 6, p14
Trade Publication
Reports on the plan to increase Medicare payment rates for long-term hospitals for the rate year July 1, 2005 to June 30, 2006 in the U.S. Estimate of the federal rate; Adoption of new labor market area definitions based on the core-based statistical areas; Assessment of the three-day-or-less interrupted stay policy.


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