Medicare issues new rule

September 2008
Marketing Health Services;Fall2008, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p6
Academic Journal
The article reports that the U.S. government's Medicare program created a rule that will require hospice workers to show that they are providing quality care to their patients. This rule will go into effect in December, 2008. Some people believe that hospice programs are underappreciated and underused. This information was first reported by the "Washington Post" newspaper.


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