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Title
Use and cost of skilled nursing facility services under Medicare, 1987.
First Author
Latta, Viola B
Date of Pub
1989 Fall
Pages
105-116
Volume
11
Issue
1
Other Authors
Keene, Roger E
Abstract
The data in this article are focused on the use, covered charges, and Medicare program payments for skilled nursing services during calendar year 1987. Data for the period 1971-87 are included to show trends in the use and cost of skilled nursing facility services under the Medicare program. The impact of the Medicare prospective payment system on skilled nursing facility use is also discussed.
Abstract Continued
N/A
MeSH
Data Collection : Medicare/utilization : Skilled Nursing Facilities/economics/utilization : Statistics : United States
NTIS Number
PB90-146705