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Potential impact of Affordable Care Act-related insurance expansion on trauma care reimbursement.

08:00 EDT 1st May 2017 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Potential impact of Affordable Care Act-related insurance expansion on trauma care reimbursement."

Nearly one quarter of trauma patients are uninsured and hospitals recoup less than 20% of inpatient costs for their care. This study examines changes to hospital reimbursement for inpatient trauma care if the full coverage expansion provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) were in effect.

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Name: The journal of trauma and acute care surgery
ISSN: 2163-0763
Pages: 887-895

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