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Trends in Medicare health maintenance organization enrollment: 1986-93.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10133705     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This study examines Medicare health maintenance organization (HMO) enrollment under the Tax Equity and Fiscal Responsibility Act (TEFRA) of 1982 (Public Law 97-248) from 1986 to 1993. It shows that there was moderate growth in the number of Medicare beneficiaries participating in the TEFRA risk program, reaching 1 in 20 beneficiaries in 1993. Medicare HMO enrollment is heavily concentrated in a few large plans, resulting in heavy concentrations geographically. California and Florida accounted for over one-third of Medicare HMO enrollees. One-half of the States have no Medicare HMO enrollment and one-fifth of the States have fewer than 15,000 Medicare HMO enrollees.
Authors:
A McMillan
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Health care financing review     Volume:  15     ISSN:  0195-8631     ISO Abbreviation:  Health Care Financ Rev     Publication Date:  1993  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1994-06-22     Completed Date:  1994-06-22     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7909994     Medline TA:  Health Care Financ Rev     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  135-46     Citation Subset:  H    
Affiliation:
Office of Research and Demonstrations, Health Care Financing Administration, Baltimore, MD 21207.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Capitation Fee
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (U.S.)
Data Collection
Health Maintenance Organizations / classification,  statistics & numerical data,  trends,  utilization*
Health Services Research
Longitudinal Studies
Medicare / organization & administration*,  statistics & numerical data,  utilization
Ownership
Risk
United States

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