Resources

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 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.

With major funding from the Affordable Care Act, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) is launching and evaluating several initiatives that change financial incentives to reward va

This resource examines the characteristics and health care experiences of adults with high needs, defined as people with three or more chronic diseases and a functional limitation.

This resource examines health care spending and use of services among adults with high needs, defined as people who have three or more chronic diseases and a functional limitation.

Palliative care improves quality of life for both the patient and the family. It is appropriate at any age and at any stage of illness, and it can be provided along with curative treatment.