Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Utilization and Health Outcomes for Veterans with Expanded Health Care Access|
Todd H. Wagner
||Palo Alto, CA
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||Health Services R&D
|| July 2020 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Background: Improving access to high-quality care is a top priority for VHA. However, access is difficult to measure, especially in the ever-changing U.S. health care landscape. VHA currently focuses on perceived satisfaction measured from survey questions, or wait times measured with administrative data. The wait time metric has received considerable focus in both the Choice and MISSION Acts, yet experts recognize that wait times are imperfect; they are not only challenging to interpret, but th...
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