TITLE

The Future of Healthcare Delivery: Computer-Assisted Diagnosis, Computer-Assisted Medicine

AUTHOR(S)
Scott, Jeanne Schulte
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Jun2001, Vol. 55 Issue 6, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the solutions to ensure the long-term solvency of Medicare in the United States. Result of the Medicare Part A trust fund; Proposal to restructure Medicare.
ACCESSION #
4550208

 

Related Articles

  • Medicare hospital fund will remain solvent extra year.  // AHA News;4/4/2005, Vol. 41 Issue 7, p3 

    Announces that the federal Medicare hospital fund in the U.S. will remain solvent until 2020 as highlighted in a report. Benefits of high revenue and lower expenditures to the fund; Expected annual growth of Medicare expenditures for hospital services; Reasons for the cost increases.

  • Medicare Reform Plan Fails to Pass; Part A Estimated Solvency Outlook Improves.  // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);May99, Vol. 53 Issue 5, p9 

    Presents news briefs related to Medicare reform in the United States as of May 1999. Announcement of the National Bipartisan Commission on the Future of Medicare regarding Medicare reform; Estimate of the Board of Trustees for Medicare on the solvency of the Medicare Hospital Insurance Trust Fund.

  • TRUST FUND TO BE EXHAUSTED IN 2017.  // Trustee;Jul/Aug2009, Vol. 62 Issue 7, p3 

    The article reports on the exhaustion of the Hospital Insurance Trust Fund in 2017 according to the Medicare Board of Trustees. It is originally forecasted to be exhausted in 2019. Hospital Insurance helps pay for health care of the aged and disabled. The trust fund for Supplementary Medical...

  • Dems, others say trustee report on Medicare just scare tactic. McCarty, Mark // Medical Device Daily;4/27/2007, Vol. 11 Issue 81, p4 

    The article highlights the results of a report on Medicare trustees in the U.S. According to the study, the hospital insurance trust fund, which finances Medicare's Part A hospitalization benefit is already expected to pay out more in hospital benefits in 2007 than it receives in taxes and other...

  • Medicare Life Span Extended. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;7/29/2014, pA01 

    5 Medicare will stay solvent until 2030, said trustees for Medicare and Social Security. That's 4 years later than they predicted last year. Health care costs have been rising slower than expected for gov't and private insurers — in the U.S. and worldwide. Meanwhile, trustees said that...

  • Medicare Report. Hampton, Tracy // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;6/22/2011, Vol. 305 Issue 24, p2510 

    The article focuses on the 2011 annual Medicare Trustees Report which showed improvement in Medicare's Hospital Insurance Trust Fund due to lower expenditures and additional tax revenues instituted by the Affordable Care Act.

  • Major challenges facing governing boards of healthcare delivery organizations. Roberts, Carolyn C.; Connors, Edward J. // Journal of Healthcare Management;Jul/Aug1998, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p297 

    Part II. Identifies the major challenges facing the board of trustees of a healthcare delivery organization. Retention, development, and recruitment of qualified trustees; Areas of knowledge needed by the trustees to be effective in performing their core responsibilities; Conclusions.

  • Preventing board-community disconnect. Sherer, Jill L. // Healthcare Executive;Sep/Oct1998, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p6 

    Focuses on healthcare trustees, while highlighting how to prevent the disconnection between healthcare board members and the community the organization serves. Responsibilities of the board members; Comments from President Reginal Ballantyne III, Fellow of the American College of Healthcare...

  • Trusts and politics. Beecham, Linda // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);10/19/91, Vol. 303 Issue 6808, p841 

    Reports the importance of increasing trust funds for the improvement of the health services in Great Britain. Response of the hospital general mangers towards the separation of provider and purchases; Constraints of the development funds; Suggestions of chief executives from the health care...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics