Abstracts of state legislated hospital cost-containment programs.
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Hupfer, Michael; Mason, Cynthia; Rogler, Diane
This report summarizes State legislated efforts to control rising hospital costs and the status of these efforts in May 1982.
The abstract for each of 17 State programs summarizes key legislative features and operating aspects. The States included
in this report are: Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Jersey,
New York, Oregon, Rhode Island, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, and Wisconsin, The abstracts focus on programs requiring
the disclosure, review, or legislation of hospital rates and budgets.