Quality of Care for White and Hispanic Medicare Advantage Enrollees in the United States and Puerto Rico.

@article{RiveraHernandez2016QualityOC,
  title={Quality of Care for White and Hispanic Medicare Advantage Enrollees in the United States and Puerto Rico.},
  author={Maricruz Rivera-Hernandez and Bryan Leyva and Laura M Keohane and Amal N Trivedi},
  journal={JAMA internal medicine},
  year={2016},
  volume={176 6},
  pages={
          787-94
        }
}
IMPORTANCE Geographic, racial, and ethnic variations in quality of care and outcomes have been well documented among the Medicare population. Few data exist on beneficiaries living in Puerto Rico, three-quarters of whom enroll in Medicare Advantage (MA). OBJECTIVE To determine the quality of care provided to white and Hispanic MA enrollees in the United States and Puerto Rico. DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS A cross-sectional study of MA enrollees in 2011 was conducted, including white… CONTINUE READING
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