TITLE

Relatively effective

AUTHOR(S)
Gardner, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
November 1997
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;11/10/97, Vol. 27 Issue 45, p114
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the success of the Medicare physician payment system in 1997, six years after it took effect. Views of advocates that the system has accomplished many of its goals; Role of the system in controlling the growth of total Medicare physician payments; Areas covered by the system; Views of critics on the system; Factors which will influence the system's performance in the future. INSET: How it works..
ACCESSION #
9711223227

 

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