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Medicare program; hospice wage index for fiscal year 2009. Final rule.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18949884     Owner:  HSR     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This final rule sets forth the hospice wage index for fiscal year 2009. In addition, this final rule finalizes the policy to phase out the Medicare hospice budget neutrality adjustment factor, and clarifies two wage index issues pertaining to the definition of rural and urban areas and multi-campus hospital facilities.
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Federal register     Volume:  73     ISSN:  0097-6326     ISO Abbreviation:  Fed Regist     Publication Date:  2008 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-10-24     Completed Date:  2008-10-31     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7808722     Medline TA:  Fed Regist     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  46463-522     Citation Subset:  T    
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Descriptor/Qualifier:
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (U.S.)
Hospice Care / economics*,  legislation & jurisprudence
Humans
Medicare / economics*,  legislation & jurisprudence
Salaries and Fringe Benefits / economics*,  legislation & jurisprudence
United States

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