Managed Care and People With Disabilities Research Inventory. Managed Care and People With Disabilities Research Inventory : Table 11

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: Table 11

CONTACT PERSON NAME:   Dr. Lynn Haynie
ORGANIZATION:   Children’s Hospital
TELEPHONE:   (617) 355-6394
NAME OF STUDY:   The Pediatric Alliance for Coordinated Care at Children’s Hospital
PROJECT DIRECTOR/PI:   Dr. Lynn Haynie
FUNDING SOURCE:   RWJ
PROJECT DATES:   January 1995 - December 31, 1995
RESEARCH QUESTIONS/GOALS:   To develop a community-based clinic model of care delivery for children with special health care needs. To develop a risk-adjusted pediatric capitation rate.
BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF METHODS AND DATA:   Focus groups of parents, physicians, and nurses. 1994 Medicaid claims data analyses of children on SSI.
AVAILABILITY OF RESULTS:   The pediatric nurse practitioner clinical model will be used by primary care pediatricians in the community. As a second phase to this project, researchers hope to evaluate changes in utilization, cost and satisfaction associated with the use of the community-based clinical mode.