TITLE

Documentation program helps avoid revenue loss

PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Hospital Case Management;Dec2008, Vol. 16 Issue 12, p180
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that a data analysis projected that Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center was likely to lose an amount of $500,000 based on the Medicare Severity Diagnosis Related Group (MS-DRG) reimbursement system of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) in the U.S. It notes that the medical center abruptly started its MS-DRG initiative, which leads to the development of extensive education program for physicians. It also states that a book was created for their benefit.
ACCESSION #
35375617

 

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