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Now and Then

Muriel R. Gillick M.D.

in Old and Sick in America: The Journey through the Health Care System

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781469635248
eISBN:
9781469635255
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469635248.003.0012
Subject:
Palliative Care, Palliative Medicine and Older People

The Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) is largely a creation of Medicare: the institution of prospective payment for hospital care in 1983 led to early discharge of patients from the hospital. For frail, ... More


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