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What does DSHP stand for?

DSHP stands for Disproportionate Share Hospital Payments

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In July 2009, officials from three major hospital organizations, including the AHA, agreed to a plan that would yield $155 billion in savings over 10 years through reduced payment updates, decreases in Medicare and Medicaid disproportionate share hospital payments, and financial penalties to help pay for expanding health coverage to 95 percent of all Americans.
19, which sets forth the data elements necessary to comply with the requirements of Section 1923 (j) of the Social Security Act (Act) related to auditing and reporting disproportionate share hospital payments under State Medicaid programs.
Two areas targeted to achieve these cuts are graduate medical education and disproportionate share hospital payments to Medicare HMOs, which would be removed from the Medicare payments to HMOs under the Administration's proposal.