TITLE

Care Calculations

AUTHOR(S)
Lemov, Penelope
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Governing;Jan2009, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the impact of Choices for Care program in the U.S. Joshua Slen, head of the Medicaid states that the program has not experienced a dramatic increase because people are not demanding someone to their house to care for them. Rhode Island who also have the approach have applied a waiver to reduce the home care program because the states have an access to only a sliver of the data about the health history of the patient.
ACCESSION #
40084448

 

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