TITLE

Medicare fee-for-service issues and innovations

AUTHOR(S)
Cotterill, Philip
PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
Health Care Financing Review;Fall97, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an overview of developments in the Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) program. Effect of Medicare supplemental insurance on total Medicare utilization and costs; Attempts to inject some managed care incentives into the Medicare FFS program through the Medicare SELECT initiative; Outcome of demonstration projects of competitive bidding for Part B items and services.
ACCESSION #
654818

 

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