Scanning the Headlines: Post-Acute Care

Updated on March 27, 2006

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McCabe, N., and Hrehor, K.  Are Medicare beneficiaries being hospitalized just to quality them for SNF admissions?  Journal of Health Care Compliance.  8(1):11-18, Jan./Feb. 2006.

White, C., and Seagrave, S.  What happens when hospital-based skilled nursing facilities close?  A propensity score analysis.  Health Services Research.  40(6 Part I):1883-1897, Dec. 2005.

Wagner, L.  Striking a balance in Medicaid options.  Provider.  31(11):20-32, Nov. 2005.

Wodchis, W.  The effect of Medicare's prospective payment system on discharge outcomes of skilled nursing facility residents.  Inquiry.  41(4):418-434, Winter 2004/2005.

Beeuwkes, M., and others.  How much is postacute care use affected by its availability?  Health Services Research.  40(2):413-434, Apr. 2005.


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