Date of Award

January 2019

Document Type

Open Access Thesis

Degree Name

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)


Yale University School of Nursing

First Advisor

Judith Kunisch


Reimbursement continues to change and become more complex. The trend towards values and outcomes based payment, allows nurses at all levels have the ability to affect the hospitals revenue. A curriculum was developed and piloted teaching nurse managers the about three Medicare reimbursement programs, in order to provide them the knowledge and motivation to bring this information to their bedside nurses, where together they will have the unparalleled ability to influence their organization’s bottom line.


This is an Open Access Thesis.

Open Access

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