TITLE

Medicaid's high-cost clients grow in importance

PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
State Health Watch;Sep2010, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the methods that can be used by Medicaid providers in the U.S. to meet the challenges of increasing costs and increase of clients in Medicaid programs. It cites several approaches outlined in the April 2010 policy brief of the Center for Health Care Strategies (CHCS), which include enhanced primary care case management (PCCM) programs. The CHCS has also identified critical components that are important to improve care management for high-need, high-cost population, such as financial alignment and pharmacy management.
ACCESSION #
54229964

 

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