Medicare Advantage Versus the Traditional Medicare Program: Costs of Inpatient Stays, 2009–2017
Examines the costs of hospital inpatient stays among patients 65 years of age and older with a primary expected payer of Medicare Advantage compared to traditional Medicare, based on data from 18 states. Includes data by location of patient residence for rural, micropolitan, small metropolitan, and large metropolitan areas.
Brian J. Moore, Lan Liang
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Inpatient care · Medicare · Reimbursement and payment models · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data