The Health Lawyer
The article examines the laws aimed to reimburse clinicians for advance care planning consultations with Medicare patients in the U.S. Topics discussed include politics of healthcare reform, state-law provisions for advance care planning, introduction of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) in the country, and laws defined by the PPACA for payments to clinicians for consultations regarding orders for life sustaining treatment.
Janet L. Dolgin,
Reimbursing Clinicians for Advance-Care-Planning Consultations: The Saga of a Healthcare Reform Provision, 28 HEALTH LAW. 1
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