Scanning the Headlines: Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) PPS 2007-2001 (Archive)
Updated on October 23, 2012
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Levinson, D. Medicare Hospice Care: A Comparison of Beneficiaries in Nursing Facilities and Beneficiaries in Other Settings. Washington: Department of Health and Human Services, Dec. 2007.
The Impact of the 75% Rule on Patient Outcomes and Medicare Expenditutes in IRFs and SNFs. St. Louis, MO: RehabCare, Oct 23, 2007.
Kash, B., Castle, N., and Phillips, C. Nursing home spending, staffing, and turnover. Health Care Management Review. 32(3):253-262, July/Sept. 2007.
CMS participant recruitment for post-acute care payment reform demonstration. HealthLeaders. Aug. 22, 2007.
Zigmond, J. Investors for LTACs. Modern Healthcare. 37(29):14-15, July 23, 2007.
The Impact of Medicare's Payment Rates on the Volume of Services Provided by Skilled Nursing Facilities. Washington: Congressional Budget Office, July 2007.
Levinson, D. Consecutive Medicare Stays Involving Inpatient and Skilled Nursing Facilities. Washington: Department of Health and Humans Services, June 2007.
Kramer, A., and others. Understanding Temporal Changes in and Factors Associated with SNF Rates of Community Discharge and Rehospitalization. Washington: MedPAC, June 2007.
Smokler, J. SNFs roll out new care models. Provider. 33(5):20-30, May 2007.
Lin, W. Changes in the use of postacute care during the initial Medicare payment reforms. Health Services Research. 41(4 Part I):1338-1356, Aug. 2006.
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.
Emergency Management Guide for Nursing Homes. Washington: American Health Care Association, 2006. (WX 185 E53m 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.
The Size of the Long-Term Care Population in Residential Care: A Review of Estimates and Methodology. Washington: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Feb. 2005.
Gelhaus, L. Senators decry SNF litigation costs. Provider. 30(9):11, Sept. 2004.
Gelhaus, L. Georgia study finds satisfied customers. Provider. 30(7):10, July 2004.
CMS glitch costs hospitals millions for post-acute DRG's; claims must be rebilled. AISHealth.com. Feb. 18, 2004.
Gelhaus, L. Medicaid reimbursement gap widens. Provider. 30(2):9-10, Feb. 2004.
Ulrich, B. J. Identifying Medicare status codes. Provider. 28(8):61, Aug. 2002.
Singh, D. A. Nursing home administrator compensation: pay equity and determinants of salary. Health Care Management Review. 27(2):18-32, Spring 2002.
Grimaldi, P. L. Prospective per diem rates for skilled nursing care. Journal of Health Care Finance. 28(3):49-62, Spring 2002.
Chen, L. W., and Shea, D. G. Policy impact: does prospective payment really contain nursing home costs? Health Services Research. 37(2):251-271, Apr. 2002.
Pratt, J. R. The disappearing administrator: results of a national survey. Nursing Homes. 51(4):24-29, Apr. 2002.
SNF PPS to apply to swing beds. Healthcare Financial Management. 56(4):11, Apr. 2002.
Design center: Westminster Towers--Rock Hill, South Carolina. Nursing Homes. 50(12):37-39, Dec. 2001.
Stoil, M. J. Staffing gets Congress's attention--even now. Nursing Homes. 50(12):8-10, Dec. 2001.
Fenstad, A. Technology in support of campus living. Nursing Homes. 50(11):47-48, Nov. 2001.
Skilled nursing facility and skilled nursing facility health care complex cost report. 1178(1183):Manual, Oct. 9, 2001.
Calculating post-acute care days. Provider. 27(10):69-70, Oct. 2001.
Balitz, A. Balitz: providing a continuum of care is our commitment. Healthcare Financial Management. 55(10):32-36, Oct. 2001.
Childs, N. Agency criticizes 'hospital-only' SNF PPS exclusions. Provider. 27(10):12, Oct. 2001.
Shah, A., Fennell, M., and Mor, V. Hospital diversification into long-term care. Health Care Management Review. 26(3):86-100, Summer 2001.
Angelelli, J., and others. External threats and nursing home administrator turnover. Health Care Management Review. 26(3):52-62, Summer 2001.
Carver, T. www.alternativecasemenagement.now. Nursing Management. 32(8):33-35, Aug. 2001.
Shepard, R. R. Bringing PPS up to date. Nursing Homes. 50(8):52-53, Aug. 2001.
Skilled Nursing Facilities: Services Excluded from Medicare's Daily Rate Need to Be Reevaluated. Washington: United States General Accounting Office, Aug. 2001.
Childs, N. HCFA to recalibrate nursing facility market basket. Provider. 27(7):17, July 2001.
Schwartz, R. M. PPS increase gets lukewarm response. Nursing Homes. 50(7):6, July 2001.
Galloro, V. How some fared better under PPS. Smaller nursing-home providers survived switchover through cost-cutting. Modern Healthcare. 31(26):20-21, June 25, 2001.
AHA proposes simplified reported requirements for swing-bed SNF PPS. AHA News. 37(25):1, June 25, 2001.
Gong, J. Why hospice care belongs in nursing homes, part 2. Nursing Homes. 50(5):44-48, May 2001.
Doherty, T. Medicaid for long-term care. Advisor Today. 96(5):24, May 2001.
Harrison, F. G., and Kuhlemeier, K. A. How do skilled nursing rehabilitation managers track efficiency and costs? Journal of Allied Health. 30(1):43-47, Spring 2001.
Lee, S. K., and Turnbull, G. B. Wound care in a PPS environment. Nursing Homes. 50(3):34-37, Mar. 2001.
Childs, N. MedPAC: RUGs-III can't be fixed. Provider. 27(3):9, Mar. 2001.
Cost tool will make PPS transition easier. Rehab Continuum Report. Feb. 2001.
Health systems need to rethink post-acute care strategies in aftermath of BBA, PPS. Health Care Strategic Management. 19(2):14-15, Feb. 2001.
Weiss, H. P. Congress fixes Medicare reimbursements rate glitches. Balance. 5(1):4-5,15, Jan./Feb. 2001.
Chen, Q., Kane, R. L., and Finch, M. D. The cost effectiveness of post-acute care for elderly Medicare beneficiaries. Inquiry. 37(4):359-375, Winter 2000/2001.