Managed Care and People With Disabilities Research Inventory. Managed Care and People With Disabilities Research Inventory : Table 1

02/01/1996

: Table 1

CONTACT PERSON NAME:   Iris Posner
ORGANIZATION:   HRSA
TELEPHONE:   (301) 443-6861
NAME OF STUDY:   Medicaid AIDS Capitated Care Program
PROJECT DIRECTOR/PI:   John Bartlett, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
FUNDING SOURCE:   HRSA--Special Projects Of National Significance (SPNS) Managed Care Models
PROJECT DATES:   1993 - 1998
RESEARCH QUESTIONS/GOALS:   This project will establish and evaluate a capitated care program for Medicaid recipients utilizing the Johns Hopkins AIDS Care Service.
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:   The care program includes primary care, subspecialty care, substance abuse care, mental health, social services, specialized procedures, laboratory support, and all medical care related to HIV.
BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF METHODS AND DATA:   Data on cost effectiveness, clinical outcomes evaluated by events (AIDS-defining diagnoses), survival, and quality of life will be used to analyze the program. Survival analyses will be used, and demographic data will be correlated with Medicaid payment data.
AVAILABILITY OF RESULTS:   The program has not yet started; it should begin in March 1996.