reduced payment by 50% for the least expensive procedure or visit when an E/M office or outpatient visit
is furnished on the same day as a procedure by the same physician.
Our measure of VA reliance assessed all VA and Medicare outpatient visits
and therefore included VA visits that occurred outside the H-PACT model.
As research data to estimate the economic cost of stroke, insurance claim data generated during 2015 in Korea showing for the number of inpatient or outpatient visits
to medical institutions were used.
Abu Dhabi: Starting next month, residents in the emirate of Abu Dhabi must obtain a doctor's referral if they wish to see a doctor in the same speciality within 21 days of an outpatient visit
Each inpatient stay is counted when the patient is discharged from the hospital, while each outpatient visit
is a single discrete unit.
Because the numbers of outpatient visits
in the 12 mo period after the index date were nonnegative integers, we used negative binomial count models for our multivariable analyses of outpatient visits
The resulting annual estimates of 235,000 outpatient visits
, 91,000 ED visits, and 23,000 hospitalizations associated with norovirus in US children <5 years of age suggested that norovirus was second only to rotavirus (before implementation of the national rotavirus vaccine program) as a cause of severe acute gastroenteritis in children.
In brief, the cumulative risk of a rotavirus outpatient visit
was calculated using data provided by the epidemiology unit of the Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social (Mexican Social Security Institute, IMSS).
in which patients were accompanied by a family member
The answer is "yes." Both goals can be met through the use of a process known as "outpatient visit
For example, if the elasticity is zero, then copayments on each outpatient visit
are not necessary to prevent moral hazard arising from the provision of health insurance.
Your doctor may be able to remove them during an outpatient visit
to his office or to the hospital.