Effects of home-based primary care on Medicare costs in high-risk elders.

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OBJECTIVES To determine the effect of home-based primary care (HBPC) on Medicare costs and mortality in frail elders. DESIGN Case-control concurrent study using Medicare administrative data. SETTING HBPC practice in Washington, District of Columbia. PARTICIPANTS HBPC cases (n = 722) and controls (n = 2,161) matched for sex, age bands, race, Medicare… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/jgs.12974

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@article{Jonge2014EffectsOH, title={Effects of home-based primary care on Medicare costs in high-risk elders.}, author={K Eric De Jonge and Namirah Jamshed and Daniel M Gilden and Joanna M Kubisiak and Stephanie R Bruce and George A Taler}, journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society}, year={2014}, volume={62 10}, pages={1825-31} }