Overview: Medicare Post-Acute Care Since the BalancedBudget Act of 1997
Cotterill, Philip G.
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The Balanced Budget Act (BBA) of 1997 contained the most sweeping changes in payment policy for Medicare post-acute care (PAC)
services ever enacted in a single piece of legislation. Research on the early impacts of these changes is now beginning to
appear, and this issue of the Health Care Financing Review includes six articles covering a range of timely PAC issues.