Join our mailing list!
(Your shopping cart is empty)
Diane Publishing Books
Medicare: Trends in Fees, Utilization, and Expenditures for Imaging Services before and after Implementation of the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005
A. Bruce Steinwald (au)
Rapid spending growth for Medicare Part B has heightened concerns about the long-range fiscal sustainability of Medicare. Spending on physician imaging services (PIS) has been one of the fastest-growing sets of services paid for under the Medicare Part B physician fee schedule. By 2006 about 2/3 of spending on PIS occurred in physician office settings -- an indictor of a shift toward providing imaging services in physician’s offices. This report: (1) examines the extent to which fees for performing imaging tests were affected by the cap in 2007 on Medicare’s hospital outpatient prospective payment system; and (2) analyzes trends in expenditures and utilization for PIS under Medicare’s fee-for-service program through 2007. Charts and tables.
Family Herbal Cookbook: A Guide to the Ancient Chinese Philosophy of Food & Health
McGraw-Hill Multimedia Handbook
Essential Tibetan Buddhism
Comes the Millennium
Share your knowledge of this product with other customers...
Be the first to write a review
Diane Publishing Co
PO Box 617
Darby, PA 19023-0617
Become an Affiliate
Send Us Feedback
Copyright ï¿½ 2004 Diane Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.