California: Inpatient hospital fees now reflect Medicare system
The new regulations pertain to the inpatient hospital services to conform to changes in the Medicare payment system. The amendments include changes to the composite rate, hospital specific outlier factor, and cost-to-charge ratio. The effective date of the new rates is for inpatient hospital discharges occurring on or after Dec. 1.
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December 1, 2011
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