TITLE

Different populations require different approaches

PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
State Health Watch;Jul2010, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the different approaches to be used in the Medicaid and Medicare patients to prevent hospital readmissions. According to New York City-based United Hospital Fund's Medicaid Institute policy director Michael Birnbaum, several strategies that could be used on Medicare may not work well with Medicare patients. The opinion of the fund's Sean Cavanaugh on the issue is also cited.
ACCESSION #
52222673

 

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