Rural-Urban Differences in the Impact of Risk-Adjustment on Quality Measures for Medicare Beneficiaries

Publication Date: September 6th, 2017
Publication Type(s): Peer-reviewed Journal Publications
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Author(s): Henning-Smith C., Kozhimannil K., Casey M., Prasad S., Moscovice I.

In this study, we used data from the 2012 Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey, combined with County Health Rankings, to examine differences by rurality in quality outcomes, and the impact of adjustment for individual and community-level sociodemographic characteristics on quality outcomes. 

Published in: Medical Care

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