Piedmont awaits details of state's new 'bed tax' law

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Hospitals that treat a lot of Medicaid patients come out ahead by paying the provider fee as did Piedmont Newnan said Matt Gove, spokesman for Piedmont Healthcare.

By SARAH FAY CAMPBELL
sarah@newnan.com
Control of Georgia's hospital provider fee — a.k.a the "bed tax" — is now in the hand's of the Georgia's Board of Community Health.
The fee — which was a subject of much controversy when it was implemented in 2010 — is set to expire June 30.
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