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Continuation of Drug Risk Adjustment

Publication Date

Prepared by: National Opinion Research Center (NORC) at the University of Chicago

Prepared for:U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation

Contract HHS-100-03-0020

This project reports on analysis using linked Medicaid and FEHBP data examining refinements to the risk adjustment factors for drug plans for low income and institutionalized populations; geographic variation in drug spending by health plan area; and prior use models of drug plan risk-adjustment. [77 PDF pages]