Improving Direct-Care Compensation in Nursing Homes: Medicaid Wage Pass-through Adoption, 1999 – 2004
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law, 05/18/2012
Miller EA et al. – Results also indicate that state officials reacted predictably to prevailing political and economic conditions affecting state fiscal–year decisions but required sufficient governing capacity to successfully integrate WPTs into existing reimbursement system arrangements. This suggests that WPTs represent a hybrid between comprehensive and incremental policy change.