TITLE

MEDICARE'S NEW HOME HEALTH PROSPECTIVE PAYMENT SYSTEM EXPLAINED

AUTHOR(S)
Grimaldi, Paul L.
PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Nov2000, Vol. 54 Issue 11, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explains the construction and principal components of the home health prospective payment system of Medicare in the United States. Sample computations of episode payment rates; Details on the option to pay for health care costs on installment basis and through consolidated billings; Terms and coverage of the system.
ACCESSION #
3738804

 

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