This report presented a summary of Medstat’s evaluation of the data submitted as part of the Encounter Data Validation Project. The completeness, accuracy, timeliness, and overall quality of data submitted by the Medicare Choices Demonstration plans is described. The findings were that all plans ceased participating in the demonstration and either disbanded or were converted to Medicare+Choice (M+C) plans by December 31, 2000.
PIC ID: 7928
Agency Sponsor: CMS, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
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