TITLE

Address legal and ethical issues related to P4P

PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Hospice Management Advisor;Jun2007, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses two legal and ethical issues related to the Pay For Performance Demonstration Project of the U.S. Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services. These legal and ethical issues include appropriateness for home care services and non-compliant patient. Attorney Elizabeth E. Hogue presents several criteria which serve as a guide for staff to assess patients who are referred to the home care. She also addresses the importance of documentation in all aspects of patient care.
ACCESSION #
25067569

 

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