Access to health care for the elderly and poor provided by Titles XVIII and XIX of the Federal Social Security Act. Costs and financing of the programs, eligibility, program administration, and benefits. Relationships between state and federal agencies. Proposals and prospects for fundamental program reform. HIPAA final privacy regulations. Federal anti-kickback and anti-self-referral statutes and regulations.
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