To determine the effect on health and functional status outcomes of enrollment of noninstitutionalized elderly Medicaid recipients in prepaid plans compared with traditional fee-for-service Medicaid.
A randomized controlled trial.
Beneficiaries were randomly assigned to prepaid care in one of seven capitated health plans compared with fee-for-service care.
Only the Medicaid portion of their care was capitated.
The Medicaid Demonstration Project in Hennepin County, Minnesota, which includes Minneapolis.
800 Medicaid beneficiaries who were 65 years or older at the beginning of the evaluation.
Mots-clés Pascal : Système santé, Organisation santé, Etats Unis, Assurance maladie, Homme, Vieillard, Amérique du Nord, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Health system, Public health organization, United States, Health insurance, Human, Elderly, North America, America
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0302010
Code Inist : 002B30A01B. Création : 199406.