What is an integrated health network
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Chapter 9 – Competition, Cooperation & Integration:
What is the difference between cooperation and integration?
What is an integrated health network?
What is an integrated health system?
What are some of the economies of scale resulting from integration?
Chapter 10 – External Control of Long Term Care:
What is the difference between licensure and accreditation?
What is the difference between laws and regulations?
How do the three usual quality measurement methods (process, structure, and outcome) differ?
Define: Code of Ethics as related to a nursing home.
Chapter 11 – Long-Term Care Reimbursement:
Who is covered by Medicare?
Who is covered by Medicaid?
What long term care services are covered by Medicare?
What long term care services does Medicaid cover?
What is the “spend-down” provision of Medicaid?
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