Navigation Links
New Studies of Bush Administration $770 Million SNF Medicare Cut Find Seniors' Care Jeopardized, Local Jobs Lost, National and State Economies Threatened
Date:5/13/2008

achusetts. The analysis, computed by the AHCA Reimbursement and Research Department using Office of Management and Budget (OMB) data from the Bush Administration's FY 2009 Budget and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), finds the following:

Rank State Total Reduction (Millions) Per Patient Day

#1 California $64.9 $13.69

#2 Florida $62.3 $11.66

#3 New York $50.0 $11.12

#4 Texas $47.0 $10.34

#5 Ohio $44.8 $10.92

#6 Illinois $42.2 $11.09

#7 Pennsylvania $36.2 $10.66

#8 New Jersey $34.6 $13.09

#9 Michigan $28.7 $11.20

#10 Massachusetts $27.1 $12.01

U.S. Total $770 $11.12

"In addition to the negative impact the CMS policy will have on our economy and employment base, the regulatory changes will severely undermine the growing complex health care needs of America's oldest, sickest seniors," Yarwood continued. "The more lawmakers on both sides of the aisle learn about the nature and negative impact of the Bush Administration's regulatory changes, especially as they relate to how it impacts their states' seniors, the more we predict they will seek to halt them."

Alan Rosenbloom, President of the Alliance for Quality Nursing Home Care, said the CMS rule "will unquestionably undermine our profession's long-standing goals of increased efficiency and effectiveness -- which benefits nursing home patients, our caregiver workforce, and taxpayers alike." In moving forward with these regulatory cuts, he continued, "CMS fails to factor-in important changes in Administration-initiated Medicare policies that, as intended, are succes
'/>"/>

SOURCE The Alliance for Quality Nursing Home Care; AmericanHealth Care
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Gene Studies of Male-Female Differences Often Flawed
2. Two studies published in the Lancet
3. Study of Studies Finds No Risk to Children From Phthalates in Toys
4. Just Completed Studies Reveal Impact of New Medicare Reimbursement Regulations
5. Studies Prove Exercise Can Heal the Body Mind and Soul
6. Studies Shed New Light on Breast Cancer, Treatment
7. Multi-Year Compendium of Pharmaceutical Case Studies Available from Best Practices, LLC
8. Genomic Health Announces Multiple Studies on Oncotype DX(TM) Presented at 2007 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Breast Cancer Symposium
9. Best Practice Database: Complimentary Excerpt of Three Sales Force Excellence Studies
10. Major Pharma Clinical Case Studies From Amgen, AstraZeneca, GSK, Intermune, Cephalon Inc, Sunesis Pharmaceuticals and Dartmouth Medical School During Fall Clinical Focused Programs
11. NIH awards Einstein multimillion dollar grant to extend studies of exceptional longevity
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/30/2015)... Industry, CA (PRWEB) May 30, 2015 ... technology and foreign travelers who experienced OGAWA products while ... in the U.S. , A leader in the ... is a cutting-edge designer, researcher, developer and manufacturer of ... longevity and superior craftsmanship of their products, health enthusiasts ...
(Date:5/30/2015)... 2015 Wixom, Michigan: Proof. Pest Control, a family-owned ... a new twist to its robust line of services-a ... used for general pest management. , “We like ... Wixom Branch Manager. “The average person cringes when they see ... with problems that most people don’t even want to think ...
(Date:5/30/2015)... “ Milli the Snail ” was featured on NewsWatch ... at the latest and coolest applications on the market for ... and technology expert, conducted the app review and shared with ... educates children. , Interactive mobile games for children have become ... games they are playing are doing much for their intellectual ...
(Date:5/29/2015)... “In the current environment of ... regulations, we provide education that will help practitioners ... suffering from pain, within the boundaries of the ... of rehabilitation medicine and President/Medical Director of the ... , A new flight of PAINWeekEnd Regional Conferences ...
(Date:5/29/2015)... 2015 M3 USA MDLinx.com, source of ... medical specialties, now offers The Smartest Rheumatologist . ... rheumatology disorders ranging from Fibromyalgia and Osteoporosis, to Arthritis ... of MDLinx, and Caroline Tredway, editorial head of The ... will have on the physicians who participate. Says Tredway, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Award-winning OGAWA Massage Chairs Finally Available for purchase in North America. 2Health News:Award-winning OGAWA Massage Chairs Finally Available for purchase in North America. 3Health News:Proof. Pest Control-Now Offering 100% Organic Pest Control in Southeast Michigan 2Health News:An Aesthetic Game that Engages and Educates Children was Featured on NewsWatch Television 2Health News:PAINWeekEnd Kansas City: Pain Management CME for the Main Street Practitioner 2Health News:MDLinx Launches Smartest Rheumatologist 2
... than half of older patients successfully treated for colorectal ... recurrence of cancer. The study, appearing in the October ... journal of the American Cancer Society, indicates poor compliance ... survival. , Patients who undergo potentially curative surgery for ...
... been linked recently to patient deaths , , SUNDAY, ... formulation of the injectable diabetes drug Byetta controls ... formulation, researchers report. , "Besides obvious improved ease ... advantage of both improved efficacy on glucose control ...
... Without Their Companions; Hurricane Gustav Pet Evacuation Efforts Confirm ... ... A 2007 survey by the American Humane,Association found that 47 percent ... family pet. With Hurricanes,Hanna, Ike and Josephine moving towards the U.S. ...
... Speaker Nancy Pelosi,issued the following statement today in support of ... aired on all networks tonight:, "There is not a ... one,suffer because of cancer. Cancer kills 565,000 Americans annually, and ... Americans must work,together to make eradicating the scourge of cancer ...
... Sept. 5 EthicAd, a nonprofit organization,devoted to ... of a new FDA Web site created to ... of prescription,medications. The site, "Be Smart About Prescription ... Drug Evaluation and Research and was,developed by the ...
... may take medications for years to help keep their ... to anti-hormonal drugs, treatment with chemotherapy becomes the only ... ASCO Breast Cancer Symposiummay change this approach. Early ... tumor, allowing anti-hormonal drugs to do their job once ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Many colorectal cancer survivors do not receive recommended follow-up care 2Health News:Once-Weekly Diabetes Drug Boosts Blood Sugar Control 2Health News:Nearly Half of Americans Won't Flee Without Fido 2Health News:Nearly Half of Americans Won't Flee Without Fido 3Health News:Nearly Half of Americans Won't Flee Without Fido 4Health News:Prescription Drug Advertising Subject of New FDA Web Site for Consumers 2Health News:1 step back ... 2 steps forward 2
(Date:5/28/2015)... 28, 2015  Maetrics ( http://maetrics.com ), a leading ... wrapped up a successful conference, "The cost of non-compliance -- ... today in Zurich . ... its Switzerland -based team, experts provided ... Technology field to an exclusive local audience. The event ...
(Date:5/28/2015)... -- IRIDEX Corporation (NASDAQ: IRIX ) today announced that Chief ... is scheduled to present at the LD Micro Invitational ... Los Angeles . A live ... Event Calendar of the Investors section of IRIDEX,s website at ... available shortly after the conclusion of the presentation and will ...
(Date:5/28/2015)... The controversy surrounding the use of ... (procedures to remove uterine fibroids) continues, as a ... Johnson & Johnson,s Ethicon, Inc. unit, which was ... to the report published by The Wall Street ... is trying to determine what the company knew ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Maetrics Hosts Innovative Medical Cluster Event in Switzerland 2Power Morcellator Attorneys at Bernstein Liebhard LLP Comment on Report That FBI Is Investigating Ethicon Morcellators 2Power Morcellator Attorneys at Bernstein Liebhard LLP Comment on Report That FBI Is Investigating Ethicon Morcellators 3
... WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Dec. 4 A new, $2.8 million, four-year ... School of Medicine and their collaborators at Wake Forest University ... degrades over time and how to address the problem. This ... increased risk for cardiovascular events and organ failure, particularly among ...
... FREMONT, Calif., Dec. 4 Vermillion, Inc. (VRML) (Pink Sheets: ... First Amended Plan of Reorganization and related amended Disclosure Statement ... Delaware. , A hearing to consider the adequacy ... 2009, with the hearing on the confirmation of the Plan ...
Cached Medicine Technology:NHLBI Grant Awarded to Wake Forest, Pitt to Improve Banked Blood 2NHLBI Grant Awarded to Wake Forest, Pitt to Improve Banked Blood 3Vermillion Files Amended Plan of Reorganization and Exchanges Debt 2Vermillion Files Amended Plan of Reorganization and Exchanges Debt 3
Smooth pointed tips open to 3.0 mm. 45 degree cross action angled shafts. Tip to Angle Length: 12.0 mm. Round handle....
Flat handle 9 mm wide, angulated 45....
Straight shafts with pointed tips and 6 mm tying platform. Smooth handle with dull finish. Fine pointed tips....
Delicate cross serrated lightly curved tips with serrated handle and polished finish. Most popular size or model....
Medicine Products: