Assessing the value of Medicaid prescreening in a county public health unit.

  • E G Serow
  • Published 1991 in Evaluation & the health professions
The purpose of this study was to determine if already-existing staff in a rural health department could effectively increase access of their clients to Medicaid. All "sliding fee" patients seeking services were asked a series of questions to determine their categorical eligibility for Medicaid. Those identified as potentially eligible were formally referred… CONTINUE READING