Medicare expenditures for physician and supplier services, 1970-88.
Date of Pub
Keene, Roger E; Latta, Viola B
The trend data in this article focus on Medicare expenditures and allowed charges for physician and supplier services rendered
during the period from 1970 through 1988. A brief overview is presented on the provisions of the new Medicare physician payment
system mandated by Congress and scheduled to be phased in starting January 1, 1992. The data provide one of the baselines
that could be used for measuring and evaluating the impact of the new Medicare payment system for physician services.
Abstracting and Indexing : Fee Schedules/legislation & jurisprudence : Fees, Medical : Health Expenditures/trends : Medicare
Assignment/statistics & numerical data : Medicare Part B/statistics & numerical data : Relative Value Scales : Specialties,
Medical/economics : United States