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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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Use of the “Welcome to Medicare” Physical Examination 2006 – 2007Looking ahead, Medicare physician claims data from 2006 and 2007 show a slight increase in the utilization of the “Welcome to Medicare” physical exam benefit.Follow–up analysis will be needed to see if the changes made to the benefit in 2008 result in increased utilization.
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f5-hcfr-30-03-071: Use of the “Welcome to Medicare” Physical Examination 2006 – 2007Looking ahead, Medicare physician claims data from 2006 and 2007 show a slight increase in the utilization of the “Welcome to Medicare” physical exam benefit.Follow–up analysis will be needed to see if the changes made to the benefit in 2008 result in increased utilization.


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

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

Use of the “Welcome to Medicare” Physical Examination 2006 – 2007Looking ahead, Medicare physician claims data from 2006 and 2007 show a slight increase in the utilization of the “Welcome to Medicare” physical exam benefit.Follow–up analysis will be needed to see if the changes made to the benefit in 2008 result in increased utilization.
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Related In: Results  -  Collection

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f5-hcfr-30-03-071: Use of the “Welcome to Medicare” Physical Examination 2006 – 2007Looking ahead, Medicare physician claims data from 2006 and 2007 show a slight increase in the utilization of the “Welcome to Medicare” physical exam benefit.Follow–up analysis will be needed to see if the changes made to the benefit in 2008 result in increased utilization.
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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