Research Report Adopting and Adapting Managed Care for Medicaid Beneficiaries
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An Imperfect Translation
Robert E. Hurley, Susan Wall Wallin
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This paper discusses the reasons why historically low Medicaid payment rates to hospitals and physicians combined with a commitment by Medicaid agencies to support health care providers serving poor people may limit the potential savings states can achieve by moving Medicaid beneficiaries into managed care organizations.
Research Areas Health and health care
Tags Health insurance Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program