TITLE

Hospitals struggle with Medicare cuts

AUTHOR(S)
Rogers, Paul
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
Crain's Chicago Business;07/31/2000, Vol. 23 Issue 32, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the efforts of Illinois hospitals to cope with cuts in Medicare payments over five years, beginning in fiscal 1997. Provisions of the Balanced Budget Act of 1997; Implications for hospitals and health systems; Cost management; Raising rates for patients covered by private insurance.
ACCESSION #
3475138

 

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