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Resource ID: #5168
Subject: Health Care
Source: Journal (Shreveport, La.)
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Date: March 30 - April 7, 1987

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Shreveport (La.) Journal reports local hospitals' profits nearly doubled in the first three years of the new Medicare Prospective Payment System, despite a 15 percent drop in average occupancy; poorest patients were being dumped onto a local charity hospital, March 30-April 7, 1987.

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