Favorable selection, risk adjustment, and the Medicare Advantage program.

TitleFavorable selection, risk adjustment, and the Medicare Advantage program.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsMorrisey MA, Kilgore ML, Becker DJ, Smith W, Delzell E
JournalHealth services research
Volume48
Issue3
Pagination1039-56
Date Published2013 Jun
Abstract

To examine the effects of changes in payment and risk adjustment on (1) the annual enrollment and switching behavior of Medicare Advantage (MA) beneficiaries, and (2) the relative costliness of MA enrollees and disenrollees.

DOI10.1039/c3an36928e
Alternate JournalHealth Serv Res