New Medicare Managed Care Risk Adjustment Method Announced

December 1998
Health Care Financing Review;Winter98, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p143
Academic Journal
Reports that the United States Health Care Financing Adminstration (HCFA) will begin implementing a more accurate payment method that will assist Medicare managed care plans that enroll the sickest beneficiaries. Information on the payment method; Significance of introducing risk adjustment into Medicare managed care; Benefits of the transition component of HCFA risk adjustment methodology.


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