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An inquiry by the Senate Finance Committee finds the nation's three largest home-health...

An inquiry by the Senate Finance Committee finds the nation's three largest home-health companies tailored the care they provided to Medicare patients to maximize reimbursements. The three companies, Amedisys (AMED -4.8%), LHC (LHCG -5.3%) and Gentiva (GTIV -14%), rely on Medicare for most of their revenues.
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  • Poor Texan
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    "tailored the care they provided to Medicare patients to maximize reimbursements."

     

    What did they expect? This is what they incentivized.
    3 Oct 2011, 03:04 PM Reply Like
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