Medicare-Medicaid Administrative and Reimbursement Reform: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, Ninety-fourth Congress, Second Session, on S. 3205 ....
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1976 - 604 pages
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Page 157 - For purposes of the preceding provisions of this paragraph, the term routine services" shall mean the regular room, dietary, and nursing services, minor medical and surgical supplies and the use of equipment and facilities for which a separate charge is not customarily made; the term "ancillary services" shall mean those special services for which charges are customarily made in addition to routine services.
Page 6 - For the purpose of advising and assisting the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare (hereinafter in this section referred to as the "Secretary" with respect to the education of the deaf, there is hereby created a National Advisory Committee on Education of the Deaf, which shall consist of...
Page 19 - Secretary, would cover 75 percent of the customary charges made for similar services in the same locality during the last preceding calendar year elapsing prior to the start of the fiscal year in which the bill is submitted or the request for payment is made.
Page 7 - Commission shall transmit to the Committee on Finance of the Senate and the Committee on Ways and Means of the House of Representatives an exact copy of its report and recommendations to the President.
Page 536 - Post-Hospital Extended Care Services (i) The term "post-hospital extended care services" means extended care services furnished an individual after transfer from a hospital in which he was an inpatient for not less than 3 consecutive days before his discharge from the hospital in connection with such transfer. For purposes of the preceding sentence, items and services shall be deemed to have been furnished to an individual after transfer from a hospital, and he shall...
Page 251 - Appropriations Committees, the Senate Finance Committee, and the House Ways and Means Committee; and all other congressional committees.
Page 136 - OF FEDERATION OF AMERICAN HOSPITALS On behalf of the members of the Federation of American Hospitals, we would like to thank the Committee for this opportunity to present the views of our organization on national health insurance.
Page 223 - ... through representatives of their own choosing, without restraint, coercion, or interference on the part of the producers.