• rates
  • 3 Reducing medication out-of-pocket costs for patients with diabetes has had several positive effects across multiple studies, including improvements in medication initiation and adherence, lower treatment discontinuation rates, and decreased disease-related costs. (ajpb.com)
  • Finally, we analyze the effect of area wage level differences, diagnostic casemix, selected comorbidity rates, and other determinants of the variation across hospitals in the average cost per visit. (docplayer.net)
  • time
  • 2 Report Documentation Page Form Approved OMB No Public reporting burden for the collection of information is estimated to average 1 hour per response, including the time for reviewing instructions, searching existing data sources, gathering and maintaining the data needed, and completing and reviewing the collection of information. (docplayer.net)
  • A panel analysis was conducted with enrollees as the cross-sectional unit and calendar quarters from 2005 through 2008 as the unit of time. (ajpb.com)
  • Program
  • The Medicare Shared Savings Program is aimed at recruiting new provider groups to test the ACO model. (kff.org)
  • They observed that the value-based program, when combined with concurrent disease management (DM), was associated with an increase in adherence to diabetes medical guidelines and a positive return on investment for diabetes-related spending. (ajpb.com)