TITLE

Complex outpatient cases, prompt pay among priorities

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Steve
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
AHA News;04/16/2001, Vol. 37 Issue 15, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the policy agenda of the American Hospital Association related to the failure of the Medicare provider payment system (PPS) for out-patient cases in the United States in 2001. Discrepancies associated to PPS implementation in 1998; Payment returns received by health providers from treatment costs; Reasons for claims payment delays.
ACCESSION #
4580822

 

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