Financial and Clinical Impact of Team-Based Treatment for Medicaid Enrollees With Diabetes in a Federally Qualified Health Center

@article{Scanlon2008FinancialAC,
  title={Financial and Clinical Impact of Team-Based Treatment for Medicaid Enrollees With Diabetes in a Federally Qualified Health Center },
  author={Dennis Patrick Scanlon and Christopher S Hollenbeak and Jeff Beich and A Margaret Dyer and Robert A. Gabbay and Arnold Milstein},
  journal={Diabetes Care},
  year={2008},
  volume={31},
  pages={2160 - 2165}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine whether multidisciplinary team-based care guided by the chronic care model can reduce medical payments and improve quality for Medicaid enrollees with diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS This study was a difference-in-differences analysis comparing Medicaid patients with diabetes who received team-based care versus those who did not. Team-based care was provided to patients treated at CareSouth, a multisite rural federally qualified… CONTINUE READING