Managed Care and People With Disabilities Research Inventory. Managed Care and People With Disabilities Research Inventory : Table 14

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: Table 14

CONTACT PERSON NAME:   Paul Newacheck
ORGANIZATION:   Institute for Health Policy Studies
TELEPHONE:   (415) 476-3896
NAME OF STUDY:   Monitoring and Evaluating Managed Care for Children with Chronic Illness and Disability
PROJECT DIRECTOR/PI:   Paul Newacheck
ORGANIZATION (if different than above):   Research Consortium for Children with Chronic Illness
FUNDING SOURCE:   Material and Child Health Bureau
PROJECT DATES:   October ’94 to September ‘96
RESEARCH QUESTIONS/GOALS:   This is not an empirical study, but a description of indicators to monitor kids with disabilities in managed care.
BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF METHODS AND DATA:   They outline 7 domains (including access to care, quality and health outcomes), used to identify a set of indicators (such as waiting time). Evaluation methods to measure care plans are described.
AVAILABILITY OF RESULTS:   To be published in Pediatrics in 1996 (in about 8 months), and a less applied paper on the same topic will be finished in another couple of months.