Maternal and infant health Medicaid strategies to save lives and money : a state"s opportunity

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Published by Health and Human Services, Health Care Financing Administration, Bureau of Quality Control in [Washington, D.C.?] .

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  • Medicaid,
  • Maternal health services -- United States -- Finance,
  • Infant health services -- United States -- Finance

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ContributionsUnited States. Health Care Financing Administration. Bureau of Quality Control
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Open LibraryOL14425378M

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