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Rural-Urban Variations in Medicare Live Discharge Patterns from Hospice, 2012-2013

Description
Details a study on the instances of live discharges from the Medicare hospice program from 2012-2013. Compares rural and urban discharge rates, as well as for-profit and nonprofit business models.
Author(s)
Rachel Dolin, Denise Kirk, Mark Holmes
Date
09/2017
Type
Document
Organization
North Carolina Rural Health Research Program
Tagged as
Hospice and palliative care · Medicare · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data