TITLE

A plan for rural relief

PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jun2001, Vol. 75 Issue 6, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the recommendations issued to the United States Congress by the American Hospital Association (AHA) in response to the problems facing rural hospitals. Recommended area wage index for Medicare hospital prospective payments; Importance of a Medicare cost basis payment system for rural hospitals; Role of AHA in post-acute care service in rural hospitals.
ACCESSION #
5442016

 

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