Revamping charity care strategies helps manage impact of uninsured population

Clark, Reatha
July 2006
Managed Healthcare Executive;Jul2006, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p33
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the charity care strategies such as the reduction of qualification procedures, communication improvement and transparency enhancement to oversee the impact of uninsured population in the U.S. The rising charity care and bad debt costs brought by the increases in Medicare, Medicaid and commercial insurances posit risk to the nation. These resulted to the application of the revamping schemes that help mitigate bad debt by addressing community benefit and public concerns.


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