Medicare reimbursement differentials by physician experience
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Medicare reimbursement differentials by physician experience by Richard J. Buddin

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Published by RAND in Santa Monica, CA .
Written in English


  • Physicians -- Salaries, etc.,
  • Medicare.,
  • Medical fees.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesPhysician experience.
StatementRichard Buddin, Joyce Mann.
ContributionsMann, Joyce., United States. Health Care Financing Administration.
LC ClassificationsR728.5 .B83 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 38 p. ;
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1496300M
ISBN 100833013300
LC Control Number93171639

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