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Part II | MedPAC’s Proposed “Reforms” Should Be Tested Before They’re Implemented: CMS’s Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program Is Exhibit A

By KIP SULLIVAN JD  The Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program (HRRP), one of numerous pay-for-performance (P4P) schemes authorized by the Affordable Care Act, was sprung on the Medicare fee-for-service population on October 1, 2012 without being pre-tested and with no other evidence indicating what it is hospitals are supposed to do to reduce readmissions. Research on the… Read More »

What are the Goals of Alcohol Rehabilitation Program?

Alcohol rehabilitation packages are recognized with different targets which they aim to attain. Below are Drug Addiction Centers of these alcohol rehabilitation packages. 1. Remove alcohol abuse. 2. Build the overall well being of patients. 3. Drug Addiction and psychological problems. four. Re-integration as a prolific member of modern society The main and most significant… Read More »