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Advising the Congress on Medicare issues
MedPAC > Recommendations > Revising payment methods and monitoring quality of care in traditional Medicare (K)

Revising payment methods and monitoring quality of care in traditional Medicare (K)

March 2, 2000

The Commission recommends continuing the existing policy of adjusting per case payments through an expanded transfer policy when a short length of stay results from a portion of the patient’s care being provided in another setting.

Topics: Hospital and Post-acute care.