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Author Mehrota, Ateev

Title Developing Codes to Capture Post-Operative Care / Ateev Mehrotra, Courtney A. Gidengil, Lee H. Hilborne, Ashley M. Kranz, Stephanie Stratos, John N. Mafi, Barbara O. Wynn
Published Santa Monica : RAND Corporation, 2016


Description 1 online resource (xii, 41 pages)
Series Research report ; RR-1526-CMS
Research report (Rand Corporation) ; RR-1526-CMS.
Contents Introduction – Overview of current payment policy for post-operative services in the global period – Interviews on post-operative care – Challenges identified during interviews and expert panel in capturing post-operative care via codes – Options for capturing post-operative care – Recommendations for capturing post-operative care – Summary and next steps
Summary This report makes recommendations to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on a set of nonpayment codes that can be used to collect information on the number and level of post-operative visits. The proposed nonpayment codes aim to capture the major differences in the breadth and intensity of post-operative care provided to Medicare beneficiaries
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 38-40)
In Books at JSTOR: Open Access. JSTOR
Subject Managed care plans (Medical care) -- United States
Postoperative care -- United States -- Costs
Managed care plans (Medical care)
Managed Care Programs
Postoperative Care -- economics
Fees, Medical -- legislation & jurisprudence
Managed care plans (Medical care)
SUBJECT United States
Subject United States
Form Electronic book
Author Gidengil, Courtney A
Hilborne, Lee H
Kranz, Ashley M.
Stratos, Stephanie
Mafi, John N
Wynn, Barbara O.
ISBN 9780833096296