Explanatory ability of the ACG system regarding the utilization and expenditure of the national health insurance population in Taiwan--a 5-year analysis.

@article{Lee2008ExplanatoryAO,
  title={Explanatory ability of the ACG system regarding the utilization and expenditure of the national health insurance population in Taiwan--a 5-year analysis.},
  author={Wui-Chiang Lee and Tong-Po Huang},
  journal={Journal of the Chinese Medical Association : JCMA},
  year={2008},
  volume={71 4},
  pages={
          191-9
        }
}
BACKGROUND The adjusted clinical group (ACG) is a diagnosis-based case-mix adjustment system, which has been widely evaluated in several countries other than Taiwan. The aim of this study was to assess the performance of the ACG system on the National Health Insurance (NHI) population in Taiwan. METHODS We conducted longitudinal data analysis using the claims data of 1% of randomly sampled NHI enrollees from 2000 to 2004. The ACG software was used to assign each individual to 1 ACG category… CONTINUE READING
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