Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Medicaid Expansion and Quality, Utilization and Coordination of Health Care for Veterans with Chronic Kidney Disease|
Laura A. Petersen
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||Health Services R&D
|| April 2021 -
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Background: [The 2019 US Department of Health and Human Services Advancing American Kidney Health Initiative aims to “improve care coordination…for people living with kidney disease.” Accessing care from multiple systems and insurers can result in lapses in care coordination, and] patients with serious conditions, such as chronic kidney disease (CKD), are especially vulnerable to poorer outcomes from fragmented care. [While Medicaid expansion, as occurred with the Affordable Care Act (ACA),] is...
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