Analysis of the Joint Distribution of Disproportionate Share Hospital Payments. Distribution of Total DSH Payments by State

09/01/2002

Table 4.7 shows the joint distribution of Medicare and Medicaid payments. The five states receiving together almost half of the total amount of DSH funds (48.7%) are California (16.7%), New York (12.7%), Texas (9.3%), New Jersey (5.7%), and Louisiana (4.3%). At the same time, these states have only 28% of the total adjusted patient days (7.9, 9.7, 5.8, 2.7, and 1.9 %, respectively).

Table 4.7 Actual DSH Payments State, FY 1998 ($millions)

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