Research Report Factors that Influence Preventive Service Utilization among Adults Covered by Medicaid
Environmental Scan and Literature Review
Christal Ramos, Anna C. Spencer, Arnav Shah, Ashley Palmer, Vanessa C. Forsberg, Kelly J. Devers
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This environmental scan report compiles and assesses the available literature from the last 5 years on preventive health care services for adult beneficiaries in Medicaid. It addresses preventive service utilization patterns and barriers, cost and health outcomes associated with prevention, and activities designed to improve preventive service rates and outcomes. This report is intended to help inform the development and dissemination of resources for states to use in their efforts to increase the utilization of recommended preventive services by Medicaid and CHIP beneficiaries.

Companion report on child beneficiaries

Research Areas Health and health care Race and equity
Tags Health insurance Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program  Racial and ethnic disparities State Children's Health Insurance Program Racial inequities in health
Policy Centers Health Policy Center
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