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Unformatted text preview: 1945. 1986 Hospital emergency rooms must treat patients regardless of their ability to pay. HCA/210 1996 HIPPA of 1996 passes, this states that insurers’ are not able to deny coverage due to preexisting conditions, establishing tax-favored treatment for long term care insurance as well as the privacy standards. 1997 SCHIP or State Children’s Health Insurance Program is funded. 1997 Prospective Payment System (PPS) was introduced, this is a method of reimbursement based on a predetermined amount. 1997 Medicare establishes Medicare + Choice program also known today as Medicare Advantage plans HCA/210...
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This note was uploaded on 08/05/2011 for the course CRT 205 taught by Professor N/a during the Spring '09 term at University of Phoenix.
- Spring '09