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Medicare: Information on Medicare-Dependent Hospitals

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Description
Provides an overview of the Medicare-dependent hospital (MDH) program, how the MDH designation differs from other rural hospital designations, and how MDH hospitals have changed over time. Discusses the decrease in the number of MDHs over time. Examines a variety of operational and financial metrics across MDHs over time.
Date
02/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Government Accountability Office
Tagged as
Closures of healthcare facilities and services · Hospitals · Medicare · Policy · Reimbursement and payment models · Statistics and data