Here is an interesting rule that is interesting:

https://www.congress.gov/bill/114th-congress/house-bill/876/text

It's called the "Medicare Notice Act" - hospitals need to tell Medicare patients that their hospital stay is either "in-patient" or "for observation" because Medicare doesn't pay for observation stays of a few days.

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