2000 OPEN FORUM Abstracts
What's New with Reimbursement?
Scott L. Bartow, MS, RRT, FAARC Ventilatory Care Management, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
The presenter will provide information on reimbursement for mechanical ventilation outside the hospital. This will be primarily related to the home care setting. Recent changes in Medicare reimbursement for NIPPV will be covered. In addition, special problems and solutions related to ventilator reimbursement in general will be covered.