Risk-Adjustment System for the Medicare Capitated ESRD Program

Abstract

Medicare is the principal payer for medical services for those in the U.S. population suffering from end-stage renal disease (ESRD). By law, beneficiaries diagnosed with ESRD may not subsequently enroll in Medicare Advantage (MA) plans, however, the potential benefits of managed care for this population have stimulated interest in changing the law and… (More)

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@inproceedings{Levy2006RiskAdjustmentSF, title={Risk-Adjustment System for the Medicare Capitated ESRD Program}, author={Jesse M. Levy and John M Robst and Melvin J. Ingber}, booktitle={Health care financing review}, year={2006} }