TITLE

CMS issues final rule on Medicaid payment for HACs

PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
AHA News;6/13/2011, Vol. 47 Issue 12, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports the issuance of the final rule on Medicaid payment for heath-care acquired conditions by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
ACCESSION #
64406024

 

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