New Bill Would Repeal $1,500 Cap on Outpatient Rehab The following article on the proposed legislation to repeal the captivation on outpatient services is reprinted with permission from the PT Bulletin. The article originally appeared in the PT Bulletin May 22, 1998 (Volume 13, Number 21, pp. 1, 6). The article complements Peter Johnson's article “Good News—Bad News: ... Article
Article  |   July 01, 1998
New Bill Would Repeal $1,500 Cap on Outpatient Rehab
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Article   |   July 01, 1998
New Bill Would Repeal $1,500 Cap on Outpatient Rehab
SIG 13 Perspectives on Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders (Dysphagia), July 1998, Vol. 7, 14-15. doi:10.1044/sasd7.2.14
SIG 13 Perspectives on Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders (Dysphagia), July 1998, Vol. 7, 14-15. doi:10.1044/sasd7.2.14
The following article on the proposed legislation to repeal the captivation on outpatient services is reprinted with permission from the PT Bulletin. The article originally appeared in the PT Bulletin May 22, 1998 (Volume 13, Number 21, pp. 1, 6).
The article complements Peter Johnson's article “Good News—Bad News: The Medicare Cap Story” on the impact of current legislative changes and demonstrates the transdisciplinary concern that isfelt by other rehabilitation professionals faced with the same oppressive restrictions.
If an article of significance on the topic of dysphagia management comes to your attention, please contact his office, so that we may include it as a reference in a future bibliography or in some other way inform members of its content.
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