Medicare Advantage and Quality of Care
Recorded on June 29, 2011
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A panel of experts provide an overview of the latest research on Medicare Advantage, specifically revealing how hospital readmission rates are lower and overall quality is higher than traditional fee-for-service Medicare.
- Presentation by Jeff Lemieux of America’s Health Insurance Plans: Medicare Advantage Patients Utilize Hospitals Less than Medicare FFS Enrollees
- Presentation by Mark Shepard of Harvard University: Comparing Quality in Medicare FFS and Medicare Advantage
The Heritage Foundation
Center for Policy Innovation
America’s Health Insurance Plans
Senior Vice President
Center for Policy and Research
Department of Economics