Massachusetts coverage expansion associated with reduction in primary care utilization among medicare beneficiaries Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Medicare
  • Primary Health Care
  • Universal Coverage

abstract

  • The expansion of coverage for the nonelderly reduced primary care visits, but it did not reduce the percent of beneficiaries with at least one visit. These results could imply restricted access, increased efficiency, or some blend.

publication date

  • January 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3876406

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/1475-6773.12103

PubMed ID

  • 24117239

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1826

end page

  • 39

volume

  • 48

number

  • 6 PART1