The Association Between Primary Care Use and Potentially-Preventable Hospitalization Among Dual Eligibles Age 65 and Over
Examines the relationship between primary care and ambulatory care sensitive condition (ACSC) hospitalization among people age 65 and older who are dually-enrolled in Medicare and Medicaid. Features statistics with breakdowns by urban or rural location.
N. Loren Oh, Andrew J. Potter, Lindsay M. Sabik, et al.
BMC Health Services Research, 22(927)
Cardiovascular disease · Chronic disease management · Diabetes · Elderly population · Hospitals · Medicaid · Medicare · Primary care · Rural-urban differences · Specialty care · Statistics and data