Medicare: Private Contracts Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Medicare: Private Contracts

Creator

  • Author: O'Sullivan, Jennifer
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in Social Legislation
  • Author: Echeverria, Cecilia O
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Analyst in Social Legislation

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 1997-10-21

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content 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.
  • Physical Description: 6 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Aged
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Medicare
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Health Policy

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: 97-944
  • Accession or Local Control No: 97-944_1997Oct21
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metacrs373