TITLE

Cross-subsidization in hospital care: Some lessons from the law and economics of regulation

AUTHOR(S)
Banks, Dwayne A.; Foreman, Stephen E.; Keeler, Theodore E.
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Winter99, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses government regulation governing the cross-subsidization in hospital care in the United States. Origins, principles, and theories of regulation; Universal practice of cross-subsidizing patient services in the American healthcare system as the predominant mode of hidden regulation in the industry; Importance of regulation in hospital care.
ACCESSION #
1954260

 

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