- To determine the relationship between efficiency in use of resources and quality of care provided by physicians serving as the usual source of care for patients in a state Medicaid program.
- Retrospective quality-of-care review of 2024 outpatient medical records of 135 provide sampled from system-wide Medicaid claims data in Maryland.
Providers in three types of practice settings (hospital outpatient clinic, community health center, and physician's office) were stratified into three case mix-adjusted resource use groups (high, medium, and low).
A sample of patients with the diagnoses of diabetes, hypertension, asthma, well-child care, or otitis media were identified from Medicaid claims forms from visits during 1988.
Mots-clés Pascal : Soin santé primaire, Homme, Coût, Qualité, Economie santé, Soin, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Primary health care, Human, Costs, Quality, Health economy, Care, United States, North America, America
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 95-0175975
Code Inist : 002B30A01C. Création : 09/06/1995.