TITLE

Border Troubles

AUTHOR(S)
MacKenzie, Kathryn
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
HealthLeaders Magazine;Feb2007, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the challenges faced by hospitals in the border states of the U.S. The author reported that the hospitals are struggling to collect payments for treating undocumented immigrants. She also added that the hospitals are experiencing problems regarding their efforts to obtain reimbursement under Section 1011 of the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement and Modernization Act of 2003.
ACCESSION #
24896067

 

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