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Use and knowledge of the new enrollee "welcome to Medicare" physical examination benefit.

Petroski CA, Regan JF - Health Care Financ Rev (2009)

Bottom Line: The Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey (MCBS) is a large survey utilizing a nationally representative sample of the Medicare population.The MCBS collects data on a whole host of topics including health status, health insurance coverage and financing, access to care, knowledge and understanding of the Medicare Program, as well as use and effectiveness of new program benefits and changes.

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Affiliation: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 7500 Security Boulevard, C3-16-27, Baltimore, MD 21244-1850, USA. cara.petroski@cms.hhs.gov

ABSTRACT
The Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey (MCBS) is a large survey utilizing a nationally representative sample of the Medicare population. The MCBS collects data on a whole host of topics including health status, health insurance coverage and financing, access to care, knowledge and understanding of the Medicare Program, as well as use and effectiveness of new program benefits and changes.

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Medicare Beneficiaries Who Did Not Receive the “Welcome to Medicare”Physical ExamReasons for Not Receiving the Physical ExamOf those surveyed, the main reason for not receiving the “Welcome to Medicare” physical exam was that they did not know about the benefit.Less than 1 percent of those surveyed claimed cost as a reason for not participating in the physical exam benefit.
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f3-hcfr-30-03-071: Medicare Beneficiaries Who Did Not Receive the “Welcome to Medicare”Physical ExamReasons for Not Receiving the Physical ExamOf those surveyed, the main reason for not receiving the “Welcome to Medicare” physical exam was that they did not know about the benefit.Less than 1 percent of those surveyed claimed cost as a reason for not participating in the physical exam benefit.


Use and knowledge of the new enrollee "welcome to Medicare" physical examination benefit.

Petroski CA, Regan JF - Health Care Financ Rev (2009)

Medicare Beneficiaries Who Did Not Receive the “Welcome to Medicare”Physical ExamReasons for Not Receiving the Physical ExamOf those surveyed, the main reason for not receiving the “Welcome to Medicare” physical exam was that they did not know about the benefit.Less than 1 percent of those surveyed claimed cost as a reason for not participating in the physical exam benefit.
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Related In: Results  -  Collection

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f3-hcfr-30-03-071: Medicare Beneficiaries Who Did Not Receive the “Welcome to Medicare”Physical ExamReasons for Not Receiving the Physical ExamOf those surveyed, the main reason for not receiving the “Welcome to Medicare” physical exam was that they did not know about the benefit.Less than 1 percent of those surveyed claimed cost as a reason for not participating in the physical exam benefit.
Bottom Line: The Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey (MCBS) is a large survey utilizing a nationally representative sample of the Medicare population.The MCBS collects data on a whole host of topics including health status, health insurance coverage and financing, access to care, knowledge and understanding of the Medicare Program, as well as use and effectiveness of new program benefits and changes.

View Article: PubMed Central - PubMed

Affiliation: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 7500 Security Boulevard, C3-16-27, Baltimore, MD 21244-1850, USA. cara.petroski@cms.hhs.gov

ABSTRACT
The Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey (MCBS) is a large survey utilizing a nationally representative sample of the Medicare population. The MCBS collects data on a whole host of topics including health status, health insurance coverage and financing, access to care, knowledge and understanding of the Medicare Program, as well as use and effectiveness of new program benefits and changes.

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