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Social Risk Factors and Medicare's Value-Based Purchasing Programs: Peer Reviewed Publications

Zuckerman RB, Wu S, Chen LM, Joynt Maddox KE, Sheingold SH, Epstein AM. The Five-Star Skilled Nursing Facility Rating System and Care of Disadvantaged Populations. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2018.

Sen AP, Chen LM, Wong Samson L, Epstein AM, Joynt Maddox KE. Performance in the Medicare Shared Savings Program by Accountable Care Organizations Disproportionately Serving Dual and Disabled Populations. Medical Care. 2018.

Sheingold S, Zuckerman RB, De Lew N, Joynt Maddox KE, Epstein AM. Should Medicare's Value-Based Pricing Be Adjusted for Social Risk Factors? The Role of Research Evidence in Policy Deliberations. Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law. 2018;43(3), 401-425.

Chen LM, Epstein AM, Orav EJ, Filice CE, Samson LW, Joynt Maddox KE. Association of Practice-Level Social and Medical Risk With Performance in the Medicare Physician Value-Based Payment Modifier Program. JAMA. 2017;318(5):453-461.

Samson LW, Chen LM, Epstein AM, Maddox KEJ. Dually Enrolled Beneficiaries Have Higher Episode Costs On The Medicare Spending Per Beneficiary Measure. Health Affairs. 2018;37(1):86-94.

Joynt Maddox KE, Epstein AM, Samson LW, Chen LM. Performance And Participation Of Physicians In Year One Of Medicare’s Value-Based Payment Modifier Program. Health Affairs. 2017;36(12):2175-2184.

Zuckerman RB, Joynt Maddox KE, Sheingold SH, Chen LM, Epstein AM. Effect of a Hospital-wide Measure on the Readmissions Reduction Program. New England Journal of Medicine. 2017;377(16):1551-1558.

Joynt KE, DeLew N, Sheingold SH, Conway PH, Goodrich K, Epstein AM. Should Medicare Value-Based Purchasing Take Social Risk into Account? New England Journal of Medicine. 2017;376(6):510-513.

Joynt Maddox KE, Chen LM, Zuckerman R, Epstein AM. Association Between Race, Neighborhood, and Medicaid Enrollment and Outcomes in Medicare Home Health Care. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2017.

Joynt Maddox KE, Sen AP, Samson LW, Zuckerman RB, DeLew N, Epstein AM. Elements of Program Design in Medicare’s Value-based and Alternative Payment Models: a Narrative Review. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2017.

Samson LW, Finegold K, Ahmed A, Jensen M, Filice CE, Joynt KE. Examining Measures of Income and Poverty in Medicare Administrative Data. Medical Care. 2016.

Snyder JE, Jensen M, Nguyen NX, Filice CE, Joynt KE. Defining Rurality in Medicare Administrative Data. Medical Care. 2016.

Filice CE, Joynt KE. Examining Race and Ethnicity Information in Medicare Administrative Data. Medical Care. 2016.

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