TITLE

CMS issues final UPL rule; cuts critical safety net hospital funding

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Steve
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
AHA News;1/21/2002, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the issuance of the final rule on the Medicaid upper payment limit by the United States (U.S.) Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in January 2002. View of the U.S. Congress on the elimination of the higher payment category; Information on U.S. states that are likely to be more affected by the elimination of the higher payment category; Comment from American Hospital Association Vice President Rick Pollack.
ACCESSION #
6059979

 

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