Colorado Health Cut

Albanese, Elizabeth
February 2001
Bond Buyer;02/07/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31072, p1
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Reports on Colorado Governor Bill Owens' introduction of a plan to cut the state's share of Medicaid payments to Colorado hospitals by nearly 30 million dollars. Concerns among Colorado health care systems on the proposed budget cut; Coping with the cutbacks that resulted from the federal Balanced Budget Act in 1997.


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