Severity of illness, long term care, and cost control: Maryland's approach.

Abstract

The Medicaid program in maryland has correlated the severity of illness factor into skilled nursing care reimbursement. This article briefly describes how the Maryland MAPPs (Maryland Appraisal of Patient Progress) system incorporates patient care requirements into provider payments.

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@article{Porte1986SeverityOI, title={Severity of illness, long term care, and cost control: Maryland's approach.}, author={Phillip Porte}, journal={Journal}, year={1986}, volume={57 3}, pages={34-5} }