Medicare: Private Contracts

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This report discusses private contracting for medicare,which is the term used to describe situations where a physician and a patient agree not to submit a claim for a service which would otherwise be covered and paid for by Medicare.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: October 21, 1997
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
O'Sullivan, Jennifer

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Echeverria, Cecilia O

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 21, 1997
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United States
Description:

This report discusses private contracting for medicare,which is the term used to describe situations where a physician and a patient agree not to submit a claim for a service which would otherwise be covered and paid for by Medicare.

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6 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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