Financial implications of choice of dialysis type of the revised Medicare payment system: an economic analysis.

Abstract

BACKGROUND In 2011, the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act replaced the case-mix-adjusted composite payment system for Medicare outpatient dialysis facilities with a bundled end-stage renal disease prospective payment system (PPS). We assessed the economic implications for modality choice of the revised Medicare payment system. STUDY… (More)
DOI: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2012.03.010

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@article{Hornberger2012FinancialIO, title={Financial implications of choice of dialysis type of the revised Medicare payment system: an economic analysis.}, author={John C. Hornberger and Richard A. Hirth}, journal={American journal of kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation}, year={2012}, volume={60 2}, pages={280-7} }