How to make the most of Medicare payments

December 2007
Hospice Management Advisor;Dec2007, Vol. 12 Issue 12, p136
The article offers advice to hospice directors and staff regarding Medicare payments in the U.S. The author states that hospice personnel should brush up on a gray area in Medicare payment known as Medicare cap. They are advised to study the true costs of treatment to enable them to portray financial expenses and health care savings benefits to their clients. The author mentions the need to understand Medicare hospice eligibility and utilization of technology to improve efficiency.


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