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Risk Adjustment

Known as: Risk Adjustments, Adjustment, Risk, adjustment risk 
The use of severity-of-illness measures, such as age, to estimate the risk (measurable or predictable chance of loss, injury or death) to which a… Expand
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2016
2016
Under the Affordable Care Act, the risk-adjustment program is designed to compensate health plans for enrolling people with… Expand
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2013
2013
Many important physician activities are not measurable by means of the current relative-value unit system. But a reconfigured RVU… Expand
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study is to develop a method for risk-standardizing hospital survival after cardiac arrest… Expand
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVES Accurately predicting hospital mortality is necessary to measure and compare patient care. External validation of… Expand
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Payment based on results has been touted as a way to avoid waste and increase value in health care. Drs. Alan Garber and Mark… Expand
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Background. We examined patient outcomes for colon resection to determine if they varied according to surgeon-specific factors… Expand
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Abstract Risk adjustment refers to the practice of paying health plans a premium per person (or per family) based on a formula… Expand
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Objectives.This study compares the performance of two comorbidity risk adjustment methods (the Deyo et al adaptation of the… Expand
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND The currently used American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association lesion classification scheme dates from… Expand
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
CONTEXT Risk adjustment is essential before comparing patient outcomes across hospitals. Hospital report cards around the country… Expand
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