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  • On behalf of our nearly 5,000 member hospitals, health care systems, networks and other providers of care, the American Hospital Association (AHA) appreciates the opportunity to comment on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' (CMS) proposed rule concerning the Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility Prospective Payment System (IRF PPS). (aha.org)
  • The 75% Rule was one of several criteria originally intended to distinguish between facilities that should be reimbursed under the acute care hospital prospective payment system (PPS), and those that should be reimbursed on a cost basis because the PPS diagnosis-related groups did not accurately account for the long lengths of stay and the additional cost of treating patients in inpatient rehabilitation facilities. (aha.org)
  • Care of hospitalized patients by 'hospitalists' -- often defined as physicians who dedicate at least 25% of their practice to inpatient care -- is a recent, growing, and controversial trend in health care delivery in the United States. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Inpatients admitted in GenMed at the University of Chicago will be consented to participate in an inpatient interview that consists of questions related to quality of care and satisfaction. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Specific Aim #1- To assess whether hospitalists affect the cost and quality of inpatient care. (clinicaltrials.gov)