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Rural Health Clinic Costs and Medicare Reimbursement

Description
Policy brief exploring whether updates to the Medicare per-visit reimbursement cap have allowed Rural Health Clinics (RHCs) of various types and sizes to keep pace with increases in staffing and other costs. Features statistics including RHC mean Medicare adjusted cost per visit and RHC mean Medicare healthcare staff costs as of 2014, with breakdowns by 4 sizes of RHCs and private or publicly-owned status.
Author(s)
John Gale, Zachariah T. Croll, Andrew F. Coburn
Date
11/2019
Type
Document
Organization
Maine Rural Health Research Center
Tagged as
Medicare · Reimbursement and payment models · Rural Health Clinics · Statistics and data