Online Program

Health Care Outcomes and Cost

Wednesday, November 4, 2015: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Session Objectives: Explain the relationship between racial/ethnic inpatient mix and hospital quality and financial performance Describe the development of and discuss preliminary findings of a national arthroplasty registry. Discuss how DSH, uncompensated care, and IME reimbursements for hospitals treating disadvantaged populations counteract penalties from Medicare's Hospital Readmission Reduction Program. List specific health conditions disproportionately associated with early death in older homeless veterans.
Caryn Etkin, PhD, MPH

Health status and out-of-pocket expenditures among baby boomers in the U.S   
Xiuwen Sue Dong, DrPH, Xuanwen Wang, PhD and Julie Largay, MPH

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Organized by: Aging & Public Health
Endorsed by: Medical Care Section, Community Health Planning and Policy Development, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)

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