Cover: Trends in Bonus Payments for Physician Services to Rural Medicare Beneficiaries

Trends in Bonus Payments for Physician Services to Rural Medicare Beneficiaries

Published 2001

by Lisa R. Shugarman, Donna O. Farley, Pat Taylor, J. Scott Ashwood

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Under contract with the Health Care Financing Administration, RAND analyzed Medicare special payments to rural providers. This report presents the findings of RAND's analysis of Medicare bonus payments for physician services.

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