“Patient Choice” is a topic that seems to be discussed quite a bit in health care. Medicare mandates that patients have the right to choose. So in order for the patient to benefit from the right to choose, he or she must...Read More!
Between 2008 and 2012, Medicare recipients enrolled in a house calls program had 14% fewer hospital admissions during the year after they initially were evaluated, compared with Medicare beneficiaries in a traditional fee-for-service structure, according to recently released findings from RAND Corporation. Those receiving house calls also were less likely to be admitted to a nursing home.