*  AHA News: Study: ACA repeal would increase uncompensated care by $1.1 trillion over 10 years
A partial repeal of the Affordable Care Act could increase the number of uninsured Americans by 29.8 million over 10 years, ... Study: ACA repeal would increase uncompensated care by $1.1 trillion over 10 years. AHA News Now. Jan 6, 2017. A partial repeal ... The resulting increase in uncompensated care could total $1.1 trillion between 2019 and 2028, including $296.1 billion in ... Study: ACA repeal would increase uncompensated care by $1.1 trillion over 10 years ...
  http://news.aha.org/article/170106-study-aca-repeal-would-increase-uncompensated-care-by-11-trillion-over-10-years
*  FY 2016 H 1 - Outside Sections
70 million of additional payments for uncompensated care beyond the $30 million authorization specified in the section.. ... SECTION 14 - Commonwealth Care Trust Fund Spending. Summary:. This section codifies the ability of the Commonwealth Care Trust ... SECTION 34 - Commonwealth Care Trust Fund Transfer. Summary:. This section would require the Comptroller to transfer $ ... SECTION 40 - Nursing and Resident Care Facility Base Year. Summary:. This section establishes 2007, or any subsequent year the ...
  http://www.mass.gov/bb/h1/fy16h1/os_16/houtexponly.htm
*  Hospitals pay big for uncompensated care - Connecticut Post
The sweeping health care reform legislation known as the Affordable Care Act (referred to in some circles as Obamacare) ... payments scheduled under the Affordable Care Act that have previously cushioned the impact of providing uncompensated care.' ... Federal law requires hospitals to provide emergency care, regardless of a patient's ability to pay or immigration status. ... In extreme cases, undocumented immigrants travel thousands of miles from their native country, intent on seeking medical care ...
  https://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Hospitals-pay-big-for-uncompensated-care-5049356.php
*  Community Benefit Scripps San Diego uncompensated care
Uncompensated care accounted for the largest portion of Scripps' community benefit efforts throughout San Diego County, more ... Scripps divides community benefit services into three categories: uncompensated health care, community health improvement ... 9.6 million in bad debt (failure to pay by patients whose health care was not classified as charity care). ... Scripps cares for some of the neediest people in San Diego County, often at low to no cost. In fiscal year 2015, Scripps ...
  https://www.scripps.org/news_items/5785-scripps-invests-close-to-354-million-into-community-benefit-services
*  Insurance Expansion, Hospital Uncompensated Care, and the Affordable Care Act | ASPE
The Economic Impacts of Medicaid Expansion, Uncompensated Care Costs and the Affordable Care Act, ASPE Issue Brief, March 2015 ... Insurance Expansion, Hospital Uncompensated Care, and the Affordable Care Act 05/23/2015 ... Impact of Insurance Expansion on Hospital Uncompensated Care Costs in 2014 Historical Research Historical Research County ... ib_UncompensatedCare.pdf' (pdf, 140.05Kb). Note: Documents in PDF format require the Adobe Acrobat ReaderĀ®. If you experience ...
  https://aspe.hhs.gov/pdf-report/insurance-expansion-hospital-uncompensated-care-and-affordable-care-act
*  Obamacare is not just the answer to the uncompensated care problem | The Incidental Economist
A common argument is that we need the Affordable Care Act to address the uncompensated care problem. Maybe so, but it's pretty ... 56B cost of uncompensated care. Consequently, though the Affordable Care Act is intended to address uncompensated care ... A common argument is that we need the Affordable Care Act to address the uncompensated care problem. Maybe so, but it's pretty ... shifting care previously paid for by states to care now paid for by. the feds? The care that was previously not going to be ...
  http://theincidentaleconomist.com/wordpress/obamacare-is-not-just-the-answer-to-the-uncompensated-care-problem/
*  Scam series: uncompensated care | Surgery Center of Oklahoma
Actually, uncompensated care is a revenue item. When hospitals say 'uncompensated care' behind closed doors, they're talking ... uncompensated care. When I say 'uncompensated care,' that phrase would lead a normal, rational, logical person to think this is ... This is the scam of uncompensated care. And when you think through it, you realize this is one of the reasons why hospital ... Scam series: uncompensated care. by Surgery Center of Oklahoma , May 29, 2015 , Blog , ...
  https://surgerycenterok.com/blog/scam-series-uncompensated-care/
*  Local Seattle Children's Hospital Guild Announces 10th Annual Run and Walk to Support Uncompensated Care at Seattle Children's...
... the great need to support the uncompensated care fund. "The need for uncompensated care grows each year and is expected to ... now in remission thanks to her care at Seattle Children's. "We haven't had to pay a penny. Because of the uncompensated care ... The Run for Children's Guild is dedicated to raising funds to support the Seattle Children's Uncompensated Care Fund. For more ... Last year, the Columbia Winery Charity Run & Walk raised more than $90,000, all of which benefitted the uncompensated care fund ...
  http://www.racecenter.com/2015/06/local-seattle-childrens-hospital-guild-announces-10th-annual-run-and-walk-to-support-uncompensated-care-at-seattle-childrens-hospital/
*  DSH Cuts and Uncompensated Care Costs Impacting Hospital Reimbursement
You are here: Home / HHS / Centers for Medicare and Medicaid / DSH Cuts and Uncompensated Care Costs Impacting Hospital ... Uncompensated Care. An increase in the amount of Medicaid patients has resulted in a significant decrease in the cost of ... uncompensated care by hospitals. HHS is reporting that FY 2014 hospitals incurred $5.7 billion less in uncompensated care costs ... DSH Cuts and Uncompensated Care Costs Impacting Hospital Reimbursement. November 20, 2014 by Wolters Kluwer Contributor ...
  http://health.wolterskluwerlb.com/2014/11/dsh-cuts-and-uncompensated-care-costs-impacting-hospital-reimbursement/
*  Understanding the Hospital Medicare Cost Report Uncompensated and Indigent Care Data Form CMS-2552-10 (Worksheet S-10) |...
Understanding the Hospital Medicare Cost Report Uncompensated and Indigent Care Data Form CMS-2552-10 (Worksheet S-10) ... The DRCHSD Program works with rural Delta communities to address health care needs and strengthen the local health care system ... site technical assistance to assist bridging the gaps between the current health care system and the newly emerging health care ... Community support of the local health care system is vital for sustainability and growth. Learn how to create a healthier and ...
  https://www.ruralcenter.org/resource-library/understanding-the-hospital-medicare-cost-report-uncompensated-and-indigent-care
*  fullinsurancecover: How much does uncompensated medical care cost everyone? How many people have no health insurance?
How much does uncompensated medical care cost everyone? How many people have no health insurance? ... our office will on Thursday release a new report detailing the scope of uncompensated medical care in Washington, as well as ...
  http://fullinsurancecover.blogspot.com/2009/11/how-much-does-uncompensated-medical.html
*  Rick Perry on Health Care
Healthier Texas: $200M funding pool for uncompensated care One of the greatest obstacles to individual prosperity is the rising ... This initiative redirects hundreds of millions of federal dollars spent on uncompensated care for the uninsured to the creation ... Click here for definitions & background information on Health Care. *Click here for a profile of Rick Perry. *Click here for ... Agree? Disagree? Voice your opinions on Health Care in The Forum. *Click here for a summary of Rick Perry's positions on all ...
  http://www.issues2000.org/House/Rick_Perry_Health_Care.htm
*  September 2016 - Volume 116 - Issue 9 : AJN The American Journal of Nursing
... and promotion of nursing perspectives to the health care community and the public. ... The Journal's mission is to promote excellence in nursing and health care through the dissemination of evidence-based, peer- ... NewsCAP: Medicaid expansion may reduce uncompensated care costs for hospitals. Less AJN The American Journal of Nursing. 116(9 ... It also describes current treatments for MST-related mental health conditions and how nurses can promote access to care. ...
  https://journals.lww.com/ajnonline/toc/2016/09000
*  Session Law
The division of health care finance and policy shall calculate an annual payment liability from the uncompensated care pool to ... the division of health care finance and policy may administer, as provided in this section, the Uncompensated Care Trust Fund ... AN ACT RELATIVE TO THE UNCOMPENSATED CARE TRUST FUND.. Whereas , The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its ... In hospital fiscal year 2005, not less than $5,000,000 shall be expended from the Uncompensated Care Trust Fund to fund a pool ...
  https://malegislature.gov/Laws/SessionLaws/Acts/2004/Chapter240
*  Administrative Review | JD Supra
D.C. Circuit Precludes Review of DSH Uncompensated Care Data. by Baker Ober Health Law on 10/5/2016. ...
  https://www.jdsupra.com/topics/administrative-review/
*  Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami, FL Hospital.
Primary Care , Urology , Cardiology *For primary care, cardiology and urology appointments physician and location are subject ... A legacy of caring and a commitment to the future. Click here to learn more about our plans and how we are positively impacting ... Whether you are a man or a woman, Mount Sinai can guide you through your diverse and unique health care needs. Click here to ... The physicians and nurses who took care of me listened and treated me quickly to ensure I wasn't in pain. I am very pleased. ...
  https://www.msmc.com/
*  Impact of budget sequestration on health care discussed
HealthDay)-The impact of sequestration will have far-reaching consequences in health care, according to a perspective piece ... Study examines Affordable Care Act's impact on uncompensated care. December 27, 2012 The decision by several states not to ... Impact of budget sequestration on health care discussed. March 21, 2013 The impact of sequestration will have far-reaching ... AP)-A think tank allied with the White House is releasing a plan for Medicare cuts-hoping to stave off even bigger health care ...
  https://medicalxpress.com/news/2013-03-impact-sequestration-health-discussed.html
*  Mich. gov wants to raise gas tax, expand Medicaid
"They're classified as uncompensated care. They're still real people.". Democrats, who are outnumbered in the Capitol, applauded ... "The bottom line is better care at a lower cost. This is not about taking money and spending money from Washington. I don't ... 200 million a year because people who receive care from state-funded programs would instead be covered with federal money. That ...
  https://www.yahoo.com/news/mich-gov-wants-raise-gas-152904186.html?soc_src=mediacontentsharebuttons&ref=gs
*  Peter Fisher | Iowa Fiscal Partnership - Part 3
Uncompensated care would rise with repeal. The ACA expanded insurance coverage to thousands of Iowans who would otherwise have ... This "uncompensated care" was greatly reduced by the ACA. With repeal and the loss of insurance coverage for 230,000 Iowans, it ... More people would turn to hospitals and other health providers for uncompensated care, which would likely be provided in ... The decline in health insurance coverage and the rise in uncompensated care could be especially challenging for Iowa's rural ...
  http://www.iowafiscal.org/tag/peter-fisher/page/3/
*  Auction of Washington Wines brings in almost $2 million | Seattle Children's Hospital
Proceeds benefit uncompensated care at Seattle Children's Hospital and Washington State University's viticulture and enology ... to gather community support and raise funds for uncompensated care and research. Join Seattle Children's bold initiative - It ... Seattle Children's mission is to provide hope, care and cures to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life ... Together, Seattle Children's Hospital, Research Institute and Foundation deliver superior patient care, identify new ...
  http://www.seattlechildrens.org/media/news/2012/auction-of-washington-wines-brings-in-almost-$2-million/
*  Comparing the Affordable Care Act's Financial Impact on Safety-Net Hospitals in States That Expanded Medicaid and Those That...
Uncompensated care costs.8 In 2012, safety-net hospitals' uncompensated care costs as a percent of total hospital operating ... 8 Uncompensated care costs were defined as charity care costs net of partial payments by patients plus non-Medicare and ... as well as uncompensated care costs (both bad debts and charity care). In addition, MCRs include a facility's total revenues ... Uncompensated care has fallen and revenues have increased at safety-net hospitals in Medicaid expansion states ...
  http://www.commonwealthfund.org/publications/issue-briefs/2017/nov/financial-impact-state-medicaid-expansion-safety-net-hospitals
*  ACA's success depends on young people buying insurance. Or does it? | The Incidental Economist
The third, reducing uncompensated care, would happen as more people who use care they can't afford get insured. A young, ... healthy person who doesn't use care can't reduce uncompensated care by signing up for coverage. Of course, we can't know in ... ACA AcademyHealth access accountable care organizations Affordable Care Act announcement blogging cancer comic competitive ... There are other ways to address uncompensated care, though they have disadvantages too. ...
  https://theincidentaleconomist.com/wordpress/acas-success-depends-on-young-people-buying-insurance-or-does-it/
*  Child & Family Policy Center
Uncompensated care would rise with repeal. The ACA expanded insurance coverage to thousands of Iowans who would otherwise have ... This "uncompensated care" was greatly reduced by the ACA. With repeal and the loss of insurance coverage for 230,000 Iowans, it ... More people would turn to hospitals and other health providers for uncompensated care, which would likely be provided in ... The decline in health insurance coverage and the rise in uncompensated care could be especially challenging for Iowa's rural ...
  http://www.iowafiscal.org/tag/child-family-policy-center/
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HFMA, Navigant Analysis Suggests Provider Executives Focused on Technology Enhancements to Better Manage Uncompensated Care and ...
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*  View all posts in Medical Reimbursement News
... lower uncompensated care adjustments for many hospitals receiving Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH)payments, and increase ... CMS also finalized a number of new codes to more accurately pay for primary care, care management and other cognitive ... advance care planning services and critical care consultations. In addition, it will expand the Center for Medicare & Medicaid ... CMS expects to re-open applications for new practices and payers in the Comprehensive Primary Care Plus (CPC+) model, as well ...
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