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CMS updates COVID-19 data

July 29, 2020HME News Staff

WASHINGTON - CMS paid $2.8 billion in Medicare fee-for-service claims for COVID-related hospitalizations, or an average of $25,255 per beneficiary, according to new data released by the agency. “The updated data confirm that the COVID-19 public health emergency is disproportionately affecting vulnerable populations, particularly racial and ethnic minorities,” CMS stated. Other key data points: Beneficiaries eligible for both Medicare and Medicaid - who often suffer from multiple chronic...

CMS Data, Coronavirus Outbreak

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