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Medicare Payment Basics: Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities Services Payment System

Description
Overview of Medicare's payment system for services provided in freestanding hospitals or specialized hospital-based units. Demonstrates how payments for these services are adjusted to reflect geographic differences in labor costs, and cost of care by facility and patient characteristics.
Date
10/2019
Type
Document
Organization
Medicare Payment Advisory Commission
Tagged as
Hospitals · Inpatient care · Legislation and regulations · Medicare · Mental health · Reimbursement and payment models · Substance abuse