Resources

While Medicare Advantage (MA) plans have new flexibility to target and cover supplemental benefits that address health-related social needs, few plans provided these types o

This resource analyzes preventable ED visits and identifies mechanisms for preventing them.

This resource describes the findings from a symposium called “The Dual Imperative: What’s Next for Medicare-Medicaid Enrollees,” which brought together policymakers, consume

This resource describes the strategies employed by ACOs that have comprehensive care management programs for complex patients.

This resource describes recent changes in Medicare Advantage (MA) and their implications for plans.

This resource examines three innovative models for treating patients with serious illness, developed by third-party firms that contract with Medicare Advantage plans.

 

This resource provides a summary of key components of the Creating High-Quality Results and Outcomes Necessary to Improve Chronic (CHRONIC) Care Act, which was passed and

This report recommends policy changes so that Medicare can pay for non-medical supports and services, such as meal delivery, transportation, and case management, to improve outcomes and lower costs

This resource analyzes a number of specific care models that serve Medicare-only individuals and enumerates five main policy barriers and potential strategies to address these barriers.  

This resource examines Medicaid beneficiaries with disabilities who were hospitalized during 2003–2005 in order to identify opportunities to reduce hospital readmission rates in this population.

This resource, based on interviews with experts across the US, summarizes the key features of a trauma-informed approach to care. It includes a chart with descriptions of different approaches.

D-SNPs are a type of Medicare Advantage plan that serve beneficiaries enrolled in both Medicare and Medicaid.