Three-Day Rule

Court nixes 3-day challenge, says doctors should decide

Court nixes 3-day challenge, says doctors should decide

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A federal district court in Connecticut has dismissed a case filed by more than a dozen beneficiaries who challenged Medicare's "three-day rule."

McDermott targets the 'three-day rule'

McDermott targets the 'three-day rule'

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Rep. Jim McDermott (D-WA) has introduced legislation that would eliminate a major hurdle to rehabilitation care and payments: the "three-day rule."

Bizarre decision shows that when it comes to 3-day stay rule, there ought to be a law

Bizarre decision shows that when it comes to 3-day stay rule, there ought to be a law

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There are many odd animals roaming our healthcare industrial complex. But few are more bizarre than Medicare's three-day rule. Or more deserving of extinction.