Managed Care and People With Disabilities Research Inventory. Managed Care and People With Disabilities Research Inventory : Table 49


: Table 49

CONTACT PERSON NAME:   Michael Collins
ORGANIZATION:   University of Maryland/Baltimore County
TELEPHONE:   (410) 455-6852
NAME OF STUDY:   Maryland Medicaid Reform
PROJECT DIRECTOR/PI:   Michael Collins
FUNDING SOURCE:   State of Maryland Dept. of Health and Mental Hygiene
RESEARCH QUESTIONS/GOALS:   Developing new capitation rates and risk adjusters for the state of Maryland, with provisions for people with disabilities. They will also look at catastrophic case management carve outs.
BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF METHODS AND DATA:   Similar to the Medicaid Working Group approach.
AVAILABILITY OF RESULTS:   In about a year, they will have comparisons of various risk adjustment and capitation methods, and will have data on testing different carve-out strategies.