TITLE

Average reductions will vary from state to state

PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Hospice Management Advisor;Aug2008, Vol. 13 Issue 8, p86
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the proposed wage index reduction of hospices by the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will change from county to county and state to state. According to Judi Lund Person, vice president for regulatory affairs and state relations for the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, Indiana will have an average cut of 6.27%, 6.15% for New York, and California will have 3.44%.
ACCESSION #
33515922

 

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