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Post-Acute Care & Services

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Patterns of Care and Home Health Utilization for Community-Admitted Medicare Patients

April 3, 2019
Andrea Wysocki and Valerie Cheh Mathematica Policy Research Printer Friendly Version in PDF Format (75 PDF pages)

An Assessment of Innovative Models of Peer Support Services in Behavioral Health to Reduce Preventable Acute Hospitalization and Readmissions

November 30, 2015
Recurrent psychiatric hospitalizations and emergency department (ED) utilization is common among those with serious mental illness resulting in excessively high health care costs, and preventable overuse of services. Peer support services are a recognized part of team-based care for behavioral health conditions.

Health Information Exchange in Long-Term and Post-Acute Care Settings: Final Report

October 31, 2015
This report provides an overview of current efforts for implementing electronic health information exchange (eHIE) by long-term and post-acute care (LTPAC) providers. The report describes the extent to which LTPAC providers are preparing for and implementing eHIE with their partners and assessing its impact.

Post-Acute Care Episode Risk Adjustment Extrapolation Analyses

October 31, 2013
The goal of this project was to provide additional information to ASPE and CMS on the potential to risk adjust Medicare post-acute care (PAC) episode payments and costs using patient assessment data.

Post-Acute Care Episodes Expanded Analytic File

March 31, 2011
Prepared for:Susan Bogasky Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Hubert H. Humphrey Building, Room 443F5 200 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20201

Post-Acute Care Episodes Expanded Analytic File

February 28, 2011
This project expands ASPE's Medicare post-acute care (PAC) episode analytic file in terms of sample size and the number of years used (2006-2008) to provide more detailed characteristics of PAC episodes under different definitions.

Post-Acute and Long-Term Care: A Primer on Services, Expenditures and Payment Methods

May 31, 2010
ASPE awarded a small Professional Services Purchase Order to provide information to be used in the §4104(a). This Primer provides information on federal and state payment methods and sources of payments for Medicaid nursing facilities and Medicare skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies, inpatient rehabilitation and long-term care hospitals. [20 PDF pages]

Post Acute Care Episodes: Final Report

October 31, 2009
The purpose of this project is to continue the ASPE bundling research in the area of Medicare post acute care using the 2006 Medicare post acute episode file developed in the previous analysis.