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Anticipating the Rural Impact of Medicare Value-Based Purchasing

Description
Discusses the design and implementation of Medicare value-based purchasing (VBP) programs and describes the five provider types: prospective payment hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies, and physician office practices.
Author(s)
A. Clinton MacKinney, Keith J. Mueller, Nicholas P. Lillios, et al.
Date
04/2012
Type
Document
Organization
Rural Policy Research Institute Rural Health Panel
Tagged as
Critical Access Hospitals · Home health · Hospitals · Long-term care · Medicare · Physicians · Reimbursement and payment models