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Post-Acute and Long-Term Care: A Primer on Services, Expenditures and Payment Methods

Publication Date
May 31, 2010

ASPE awarded a small Professional Services Purchase Order to provide information to be used in the §4104(a). This Primer provides information on federal and state payment methods and sources of payments for Medicaid nursing facilities and Medicare skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies, inpatient rehabilitation and long-term care hospitals. [20 PDF pages]