TITLE

Late News

PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;10/10/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 41, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that a letter was submitted to the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction by six groups including the American Hospital Association, Catholic Health Association and the Federation of American Hospitals that is asking the panel to skip a plan for the reduction of Medicare bad-debt payments. The letter, in response to the proposal to limit bad-debt reimbursements from 70 percent to 25 percent, stated that the cuts will hurt all types of hospitals.
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66631864

 

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