Extending patient stays good for health, or hospitals’ pocketbooks?

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NDG’s View Texas Rep. Toni Rose (D-110) filed a bill (HB 3549) on March 6 which, if passed, would have allowed hospitals to keep patients longer than the current guidelines allow under the “Star-Plus” Medicaid program. Currently, there is a 30-day “spell of illness” limitation, after which a patient must be outside a treatment facility […] The post Extending patient stays good for health, or hospitals’ pocketbooks? appeared first on North Dallas Gazette.

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