TITLE

Medicare Update

PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
PT: Magazine of Physical Therapy;Jul2009, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents issues related to Medicare in the U.S. Bulletins that notify providers on therapy caps were issued by Medicare contractors. Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) guidance on health information technology has been released by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Elimination of unnecessary hospital readmissions is aimed by a new pilot project of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
ACCESSION #
43007348

 

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