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

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

March 2, 2000

The Secretary should implement the proposed prospective payment system for home health services on October 1, 2000. To the extent possible, she also should refine the system’s case-mix adjustment before it is implemented.

Topics: Delivery system reforms and Post-acute care.