Thursday, August 21
Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) Payments
Program that allows hospitals to receive additional funding if they treat a large number of Medicaid-covered or uninsured patients.
Wednesday, August 20
Medicare Part A
Section of Medicare that includes medically necessary hospital, skilled nursing facility, home health and hospice care.
Tuesday, August 19
Health care that requires expedient attention, but is not severe enough to necessitate a visit to the emergency room.
Monday, August 18
State programs aimed at offering health insurance to individuals considered uninsurable and unable to buy coverage on the individual market.
Friday, August 15
A variety of provisions relating to health insurance designed to ensure that consumers can accurately compare insurance plans.