TITLE

Proposed rule on Medicaid payment for HACs

PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
AHA News;2/21/2011, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a proposed rule that would grant authority to U.S. states to determine the preventable conditions not entitled to state medicaid payment.
ACCESSION #
58832431

 

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