Prospective payment for hospital capital by Medicare: issues and options.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

After this year, Medicare will no longer reimburse capital-related expenses. Instead, a new approach may be implemented. Should the new capital payment scheme be prospective? Should Medicare continue to recognize return on equity? What will be the relationship between Medicare payment and health care planning? These and other questions should be asked since the answers will directly affect the health care setting.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Sloan, FA; Valvona, J

Published Date

  • January 1, 1986

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 11 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 25 - 33

PubMed ID

  • 3519530

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1550-5030

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0361-6274

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/00004010-198601120-00004


  • eng