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bundled payment

A single comprehensive payment made to healthcare providers—hospitals and physicians—for a group of related services, based on the expected costs for a clinically defined episode of care.
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This special package pricing is valid March 2 through April 27, 1999.
Called package pricing, it consolidates hospital and professional fees into one negotiated price.
Here's an example of how package pricing could lower costs.
The package pricing agreement offers an exciting opportunity to evolve the health care system and to address the key issues of cost and effectiveness," said Robert Hauser, M.
As providers, package pricing makes us responsible for any additional costs," said Donald Berglund, senior vice president of Fairview and responsible for Fairview's Integrated Heart Services.
Many providers see package pricing as a promising trend.
Gedge says Abbott is looking at package pricing in other areas, for example in ophthalmology and transplants.
Sample air and land package pricing from other gateway cities is as follows: $699 Boston; $785 Chicago O'Hare; $745 Dallas; $679 Fort Lauderdale; $869 Los Angeles; $679 Miami; and $649 Philadelphia.
For individual package pricing and other information about Fairchild's new series of QFET MOSFETs go to http://www.
Contact your Stratasys sales office for upgrade package pricing.
Please call Tenaya Lodge, toll-free, for more information and specific package pricing available for your dates.
In North America, discounted package pricing for the APM for Year 2000 starts at $21,250 USD (dependent upon system configuration and size).