TITLE

Hospitals not hospitable to moms, babies, critics say

AUTHOR(S)
Russell, Judi
PUB. DATE
June 1996
SOURCE
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);6/17/96, Vol. 16 Issue 50, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that medical insurance companies have limited maternity coverage forcing hospitals to quickly discharge mothers and their newborn babies. Hospitals' programs that offer bonus time of stay for mothers and their infants; Insurance companies' defense of their policies; State legislatures' actions to address the issue.
ACCESSION #
9607152660

 

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