CMS ignores doc self-referrals

Zigmond, Jessica
May 2006
Modern Healthcare;5/15/2006, Vol. 36 Issue 20, p8
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The article presents information on a report submitted by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to the U.S. Congress regarding the work that it has done related to the recommendations made by CMS administrator Mark McClellan. These areas include reforming payment rates for hospital inpatient services and ambulatory surgical center services, defining what a hospital is and reviewing procedures for enrollment.


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