TITLE

Medicaid plan focuses on HEDIS measures

PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Patient Education Management;Jul2009, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p81
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the significance of the Medicaid plan, Health Plan of Michigan, in Detroit, Michigan which aims to implement the measures of the Health Care Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS).
ACCESSION #
43242607

 

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