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Unformatted text preview: order to cover their losses. In the long run the hospital wouldn’t be able to continue running on marginal cost pricing without charging higher rates for other services. 5.4 Cross Subsidization- charging more than full costs to one set of patients to make up for charging another set of patients less than full price. It was previously used to finance services such as emergency care, teaching and research, and indigent care. Some facilities have had to use price shifting in order to...
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This document was uploaded on 02/24/2014 for the course HCM 4550 at University of Minnesota Duluth.

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