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Title
The first 3 years of Medicare prospective payment: an overview.
First Author
Guterman, Stuart
Date of Pub
1988 Spring
Pages
67-77
Volume
9
Issue
3
Other Authors
Eggers, Paul W; Greene, Timothy F; Riley, Gerald F; Terrell, Sherry A
Abstract
This article provides a synopsis of the available evidence on the impact of the Medicare prospective payment system (PPS) for hospitals over the first 3 years of its implementation. The impact of PPS on hospitals, Medicare beneficiaries, post-hospital care, other payers for inpatient hospital services, other health care providers, and Medicare program operations and expenditures is examined.
Abstract Continued
N/A
MeSH
Prospective Payment System : Data Collection : Economics, Hospital/trends : Evaluation Studies : Medicare/organization & administration : United States
NTIS Number
PB88-218862