TITLE

HOPD payments to increase 3.8%

PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Same-Day Surgery;Dec2007, Vol. 31 Issue 12, p140
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a possible 3% increase in hospital outpatient department (HOPD) payment, as predicted by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
ACCESSION #
27747810

 

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