The Importance of Revenue Generation in Public Health Programs
As public health departments are being degraded in the current fiscal climate, the lessons from Indian Health are many. This essay only hits the broader lesson learned which is that a public health agency with a clear mission to improve health can implement a robust revenue generation program which enhances its ability to meet its health mission.
A Brief History of One Organization's Experience Starting a Billing Program
Written by RADM Craig Vanderwagen, M.D. Founding Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, U.S. Public Health Service - Retired