A plan for rural relief

June 2001
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jun2001, Vol. 75 Issue 6, p68
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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.


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