Rural hospitals bracing for change

Ranney, Dave
February 2013
High Plains Journal;2/4/2013, Vol. 131 Issue 5, p7-B
The article presents information on discussions being held in the U.S. parliament on a proposal to make reductions in medicare spending by two percent. It informs that medicare patients account for 78 percent of the patients admitted in publicly owned hospitals. It informs that the new medicaid law will not include adults with incomes below 133 of the federal poverty.


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