Document Type

Issue Brief

Publication Date

7-9-1998

Abstract

This issue brief provides an overview of the Medicare coverage process. Coverage involves deciding whether or not to pay for a particular service or product. This brief examines Medicare's coverage determination process, which includes technology assessment, payment determination, and the demand for evidence. Options for improving the coverage determination process are reviewed.

Comments

Issue brief no. 722

Open Access

yes

 
 

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