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July 26, 2021

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Issue Briefs – July 26, 2021

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A. “Millions of Medicare Part D Enrollees Have Had Out-of-Pocket Drug Spending Above the Catastrophic Threshold Over Time,” by Juliette Cubanski, Tricia Neuman, and Anthony Damico (July 2021, .pdf and HTML format, 6p.).

www.kff.org/medicare/issue-brief/millions-of-medicare-part-d-enrollees-have-had-out-of-pocket-drug-spending-above-the-catastrophic-threshold-over-time/

B. “What’s the Latest on Medicare Drug Price Negotiations?” by Juliette Cubanski, Tricia Neuman, and Meredith Freed (July 2021, .pdf and HTML format, 7p.).

www.kff.org/medicare/issue-brief/whats-the-latest-on-medicare-drug-price-negotiations/

July 21, 2021

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper – July 21, 2021

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Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library.

A. “Do State SNAP Policies Influence Program Participation among Seniors?” by Jordan W. Jones, Charles J. Courtemanche, Augustine Denteh, James Marton & Rusty Tchernis (w29037, July 2021, .pdf format, 37p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w29037

B. “Do Urgent Care Centers Reduce Medicare Spending?” by Janet Currie, Anastasia Karpova & Dan Zeltzer (w29047, July 2021, .pdf format, 39p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w29047

July 19, 2021

CAAR – Medicare Payment Advisory Commission Report – July 19, 2021

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 6:01 pm

A Data Book: Health Care Spending and the Medicare Program,” (July 2021, .pdf format, 203p.).

medpac.gov/docs/default-source/data-book/july2021_medpac_databook_sec.pdf

July 2, 2021

CAAR – US National Center for Health Statistics Report – July 2, 2021

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Demographic Variation in Health Insurance Coverage: United States, 2019,” by Robin A. Cohen, Amy E. Cha, Emily P. Terlizzi, and Michael E. Martinez (National Health Statistics Reports No. 159, June 2021, .pdf format, 14p.).

www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nhsr/nhsr159-508.pdf

June 30, 2021

CAAR – US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General Report – June 30, 2021

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Part D Plans Generally Include Drugs Commonly Used by Dual Eligibles: 2021,” (OEI-05-21-00170, June 2021, .pdf format, 34p.).

oig.hhs.gov/oei/reports/OEI-05-21-00170.asp

June 28, 2021

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Issue Briefs – June 28, 2021

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A. “Medicare Advantage in 2021: Enrollment Update and Key Trends,” by Meredith Freed, Jeannie Fuglesten Biniek, Anthony Damico, and Tricia Neuman (June 2021, HTML and .pdf format, 14p.).

www.kff.org/medicare/issue-brief/medicare-advantage-in-2021-enrollment-update-and-key-trends/

B. “Cost-Related Problems Are Less Common Among Beneficiaries in Traditional Medicare Than in Medicare Advantage, Mainly Due to Supplemental Coverage,” by Jeannie Fuglesten Biniek, Nancy Ochieng, Juliette Cubanski, and Tricia Neuman (June 2021, .pdf and HTML format, 13p.).

www.kff.org/medicare/issue-brief/cost-related-problems-are-less-common-among-beneficiaries-in-traditional-medicare-than-in-medicare-advantage-mainly-due-to-supplemental-coverage/

June 24, 2021

CAAR – Medicare Payment Advisory Commission Report – June 24, 2021

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:58 pm

Report to the Congress: Medicare and the Health Care Delivery System,” (June 2021, .pdf format, 377p.).

medpac.gov/docs/default-source/reports/jun21_medpac_report_to_congress_sec.pdf

 

CAAR – US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Inspector General Report – June 24, 2021

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COVID-19 Had a Devastating Impact on Medicare Beneficiaries in Nursing Homes During 2020,” (OEI-02-20-00490, June 2021, .pdf format, 11p.).

oig.hhs.gov/oei/reports/OEI-02-20-00490.asp

June 11, 2021

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Issue Brief – June 11, 2021

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 3:58 pm

Key Facts About Medicare Part D Enrollment, Premiums, and Cost Sharing in 2021,” by Juliette Cubanski and Anthony Damico (June 2021, HTML and .pdf format, 12p.).

www.kff.org/medicare/issue-brief/key-facts-about-medicare-part-d-enrollment-premiums-and-cost-sharing-in-2021/

CAAR – Commonwealth Fund Issue Brief – June 11, 2021

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 3:56 pm

Which Medicare Changes Should Continue Beyond the COVID-19 Pandemic? Four Questions for Policymakers,” by Jennifer Podulka and Jonathan Blum (May 2021, HTML and .pdf format, 10p.).

www.commonwealthfund.org/publications/issue-briefs/2021/may/which-medicare-changes-should-continue-beyond-covid-19-pandemic

June 9, 2021

CAAR – AARP Public Policy Institute Brief, Report – June 9, 2021

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A. “Drug Price Increases That Exceed Inflation Are Costing Medicare Part D Billions,” by Leigh Purvis (June 2021, .pdf format, 5p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2021/drug-price-increases-that-exceed-inflation-are-costing-medicare.html

B. “Rx Price Watch Report: Trends in Retail Prices of Brand Name Prescription Drugs Widely Used by Older Americans, 2006 to 2020,” by Leigh Purvis and Dr. Stephen Schondelmeyer (June 2021, .pdf format, p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2019/trends-in-retail-prices-of-drugs.html

June 8, 2021

CAAR – Tables of Contents – June 8, 2021

Filed under: Journal Table of Contents — Tags: , , — admin @ 6:51 pm

Gerontologist (Vol. 61, No. 4, June 2021).

academic.oup.com/gerontologist/issue/61/4

Health Affairs (Vol. 40, No. 6, June 2021).

www.healthaffairs.org/toc/hlthaff/40/6

Journal of Gerontological Social Work (Vol. 64, No. 5, 2021).

www.tandfonline.com/toc/wger20/64/5?nav=tocList

Journal of Population Aging (Vol. 14, No. 2, June 2021).

link.springer.com/journal/volumesAndIssues/12062

June 2, 2021

CAAR – National Academy of Social Insurance Report – June 2, 2021

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Understanding COVID-19’s Outcomes and Possible Trajectory: Implications for Social Insurance Programs,” by Neil R. Powe, Bethany Cole, William J. Arnone, and Fay Lomax Cook (May 2021, .pdf format, 26p.).

www.nasi.org/research/2021/understanding-covid-19%E2%80%99s-outcomes-possible-trajectory

May 21, 2021

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Issue Brief – May 21, 2021

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Medicare and Telehealth: Coverage and Use During the COVID-19 Pandemic and Options for the Future,” by Wyatt Koma, Juliette Cubanski, and Tricia Neuman (May 2021, HTML format).

www.kff.org/medicare/issue-brief/medicare-and-telehealth-coverage-and-use-during-the-covid-19-pandemic-and-options-for-the-future/

May 19, 2021

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Issue Brief – May 19, 2021

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Medicare-Covered Older Adults Are Satisfied with Their Coverage, Have Similar Access to Care as Privately-Insured Adults Ages 50 to 64, And Fewer Report Cost-Related Problems,” by Nancy Ochieng, Jeannie Fuglesten Biniek, Karyn Schwartz, and Tricia Neuman (May 2021, HTML format).

www.kff.org/medicare/issue-brief/medicare-covered-older-adults-are-satisfied-with-their-coverage-have-similar-access-to-care-as-privately-insured-adults-ages-50-to-64-and-fewer-report-cost-related-problems/

May 4, 2021

CAAR – Tables of Contents – May 4, 2021

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Health Affairs (Vol. 40, No. 5, May 2021).

www.healthaffairs.org/toc/hlthaff/40/5

Journals of Gerontology (A): Biological Sciences (Vol. 76A, No. 5, April 2021).

academic.oup.com/biomedgerontology/issue/76/4

Journal of Gerontological Social Work (Vol. 64, No. 4, 2021).

www.tandfonline.com/toc/wger20/64/4?nav=tocList

April 27, 2021

CAAR – Commonwealth Fund Issue Brief – April 27, 2021

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How Agents Influence Medicare Beneficiaries’ Plan Choices,” by Riaz Ali, Aimee Cicchiello, Morgan Hanger, Lesley Hellow, Ken Williams, and Gretchen Jacobson (April 2021, HTML format).

www.commonwealthfund.org/publications/fund-reports/2021/apr/how-agents-influence-medicare-beneficiaries-plan-choices

April 21, 2021

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Issue Brief – April 21, 2021

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Relatively Few Drugs Account for a Large Share of Medicare Prescription Drug Spending,” by Juliette Cubanski and Tricia Neuman (April 2021, HTML format).

www.kff.org/medicare/issue-brief/relatively-few-drugs-account-for-a-large-share-of-medicare-prescription-drug-spending/

April 20, 2021

CAAR – Center for Economic Studies/Ifo Institute for Economic Research (CESifo) [Munich, Bavaria, Germany] Working Papers – April 20, 2021

A. “Medicare and the Rise of American Medical Patenting: The Economics of User-Driven Innovation,” by Jeffrey P. Clemens and Morten Olsen (CESifo Working Paper No. 9008, April 2021, .pdf format, 78p.). Note: A link to the abstract and the full-text of this paper is available at:

www.cesifo.org/en/publikationen/2021/working-paper/medicare-and-rise-american-medical-patenting-economics-user-driven

B. “Working Beyond the Normal Retirement Age in Urban China and Urban Russia,” by Björn Anders Gustafsson, Ludmila Nivorozhkina, and Haiyuan Wan (Discussion Paper No. 14294, April 2021, .pdf format, 33p.). Note: A link to the abstract and the full-text of this paper is available at:

www.iza.org/publications/dp/14294

April 14, 2021

CAAR – US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation Issue Brief – April 14, 2021

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The Impact of COVID-19 on Medicare Beneficiaries with Dementia,” by Helen Lamont, Judy Dey, Iara Oliveira, Lok Wong Samson, Rachael Zuckerman, and Wafa Tarazi (April 2021, .pdf and HTML format, 11p.).

aspe.hhs.gov/dementia-medicare-bene-covid

April 9, 2021

CAAR – US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation Issue Brief – April 9, 2021

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Risk of COVID-19 Infections, Hospitalization, and Death in Fee-For-Service Medicare,” by Arielle Bosworth, Kenneth Finegold, Lok Wong Samson, Steven Sheingold, Wafa Tarazi, and Rachael Zuckerman (March 2021, .pdf format, 13p.).

aspe.hhs.gov/pdf-report/risk-of-covid-19-infections-hospitalizations-death

April 5, 2021

CAAR – Table of Contents – April 5, 2021

Filed under: Journal Table of Contents — Tags: , — admin @ 5:53 pm

Health Affairs (Vol. 40, No. 4, April 2021).

www.healthaffairs.org/toc/hlthaff/40/4

March 24, 2021

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Issue Brief – March 24, 2021

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A Snapshot of Sources of Coverage Among Medicare Beneficiaries in 2018,” by Wyatt Koma, Juliette Cubanski, and Tricia Neuman (March 2021, HTML format).

www.kff.org/medicare/issue-brief/a-snapshot-of-sources-of-coverage-among-medicare-beneficiaries-in-2018/

March 22, 2021

CAAR – Medicare Payment Advisory Commission Hearing Transcript – March 22, 2021

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:21 pm

An agenda and transcript of the March 4-5, 2021 meeting is available.

medpac.gov/-public-meetings-/meeting-details/march-2021-public-meeting

Transcript (.pdf format, 365p.):

medpac.gov/docs/default-source/meeting-materials/mar21_meeting_transcript_sec.pdf?sfvrsn=0

March 8, 2021

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper – March 8, 2021

Filed under: Working Papers — Tags: — admin @ 6:13 pm

Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library. “Sharing the Burden of Subsidization: Evidence on Pass-Through from a Subsidy Revision in Medicare Part D,” by Colleen Carey (w28529, March 2021, .pdf format, 47p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w28529

March 2, 2021

CAAR – Tables of Contents – March 2, 2021

Health Affairs (Vol. 40, No. 3, March 2021).

www.healthaffairs.org/toc/hlthaff/40/3

Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology (Vol. 36, No. 1, March 2021).

link.springer.com/journal/10823/volumes-and-issues/36-1

Journals of Gerontology (A): Biological Sciences (Vol. 76A, No. 3, March 2021).

academic.oup.com/biomedgerontology/issue/76/3

March 1, 2021

CAAR – US Government Accountability Office Report – March 1, 2021

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Medicare Part B: Payments and Use for Selected New, High-Cost Drugs,” (GAO-21-252, March 2021, .pdf format, 30p.).

www.gao.gov/products/GAO-21-252

February 25, 2021

CAAR – US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General Report – February 25, 2021

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Trend Toward More Expensive Inpatient Hospital Stays in Medicare Emerged Before COVID-19 and Warrants Further Scrutiny,” (OEI-02-18-00380, February 2021, .pdf format, 20p.).

oig.hhs.gov/oei/reports/OEI-02-18-00380.asp

February 17, 2021

CAAR – Commonwealth Fund Issue Brief – February 17, 2021

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:58 pm

Medicare Advantage Plans Offering Expanded Supplemental Benefits: A Look at Availability and Enrollment,” by Thomas Kornfield, Matt Kazan, Miryam Frieder, Robin Duddy-Tenbrunsel, Shruthi Donthi, and Alessandra Fix (February 2021, .pdf and HTML format, 18p.).

www.commonwealthfund.org/publications/issue-briefs/2021/feb/medicare-advantage-plans-supplemental-benefits

February 16, 2021

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Report – February 16, 2021

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Racial and Ethnic Health Inequities and Medicare,” by Nancy Ochieng, Juliette Cubanski, Tricia Neuman, Samantha Artiga, and Anthony Damico (February 2021, .pdf and HTML format, 33p.).

www.kff.org/medicare/report/racial-and-ethnic-health-inequities-and-medicare/

February 15, 2021

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Papers – February 15, 2021

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Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library.

A. “Getting the Price Right? The Impact of Competitive Bidding in the Medicare Program,” by Hui Ding, Mark Duggan & Amanda Starc (w28457, February 2021, .pdf format, 49p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w28457

B. “Auto-Enrollment Retirement Plans for the People: Choices and Outcomes in OregonSaves,” by John Chalmers, Olivia S. Mitchell, Jonathan Reuter & Mingli Zhong (w28469, February 2021, .pdf format, 59p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w28469

February 10, 2021

CAAR – Urban Institute Issue Brief, Report – February 10, 2021

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 6:51 pm

A. “Rationalizing a Medicare Buy-In Policy for Adults Ages 50 to 64 That Builds on the ACA,” by Bowen Garrett (February 2021, .pdf format, 9p.).

www.urban.org/research/publication/rationalizing-medicare-buy-policy-adults-ages-50-64-builds-aca

B. “The Direct Impact of Medicare Spending on Employment and Tax Revenue,” by Richard W. Johnson and Erald Kolasi (February 2021, .pdf format, 21p.).

www.urban.org/research/publication/direct-impact-medicare-spending-employment-and-tax-revenue

February 5, 2021

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Brief – February 5, 2021

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 5:48 pm

Price Increases Continue to Outpace Inflation for Many Medicare Part D Drugs,” by Juliette Cubanski and Tricia Neuman (February 2021, HTML format).

www.kff.org/medicare/issue-brief/price-increases-continue-to-outpace-inflation-for-many-medicare-part-d-drugs/

February 4, 2021

CAAR – US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Inspector General Report – February 4, 2021

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , — admin @ 7:19 pm

Opioid Use in Medicare Part D During the Onset of the COVID-19 Pandemic,” (OEI-02-20-00400, February 2021, .pdf format, 10p.).

oig.hhs.gov/oei/reports/OEI-02-20-00400.asp?utm_source=web&utm_medium=web&utm_campaign=OEI-02-20-00400-covid-opioid-02042021

February 1, 2021

CAAR – Tables of Contents – February 1, 2021

Filed under: Journal Table of Contents — Tags: , — admin @ 6:53 pm

Educational Gerontology (Vol. 47, No. 2, 2021).

www.tandfonline.com/toc/uedg20/47/2?nav=tocList

Health Affairs (Vol. 42, No. 2, February 2021).

www.healthaffairs.org/toc/hlthaff/40/2

January 25, 2021

CAAR – US Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services Data Tables – January 25, 2021

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 6:07 pm

2019 Medicare Sections,” (January 2021, .pdf and HTML format).

www.cms.gov/research-statistics-data-systems/cms-program-statistics/2019-medicare-sections

CAAR – Urban Institute Brief, Report – January 25, 2021

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A. “Family Structures and Support Strategies in the Older Population: Implications for Baby Boomers,” by Brenda C. Spillman, Melissa M. Favreault, and Eva H. Allen (December 2020, .pdf and HTML format, 13p.).

www.urban.org/research/publication/family-structures-and-support-strategies-older-population

B. “Estimating Current-Law Health Care Spending of Medicare Advantage Enrollees for Use in Microsimulation Modeling of Medicare Policies,” by Adele Shartzer, Bowen Garrett, Diane Arnos, Jessica Banthin, and Anuj Gangopadhyaya (January 2021, .pdf format, 19p.).

www.urban.org/research/publication/estimating-current-law-health-care-spending-medicare-advantage-enrollees-use-microsimulation-modeling-medicare-policies

January 14, 2021

CAAR – US Government Accountability Office Report – January 14, 2021

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 7:31 pm

Prescription Drugs: Department of Veterans Affairs Paid About Half as Much as Medicare Part D for Selected Drugs in 2017,” (GAO-21-111, December 2020, .pdf format, 23p.).

www.gao.gov/products/GAO-21-111

January 11, 2021

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Papers – January 11, 2021

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Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library.

A. “Another brick on the Wall: On the Effects of Non-Contributory Pensions on Material and Subjective Well Being,” by Rosangela Bando, Sebastian Galiani & Paul Gertler (w28318, January 2021, .pdf format, 40p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w28318

B. “Robots and Labor in the Service Sector: Evidence from Nursing Homes,” by Karen Eggleston, Yong Suk Lee & Toshiaki Iizuka (w28322, January 2021, .pdf format, 38p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w28322

C. “The Behavioral Foundations of Default Effects: Theory and Evidence from Medicare Part D,” by Zarek C. Brot-Goldberg, Timothy Layton, Boris Vabson & Adelina Yanyue Wang (w28331, January 2021, .pdf format, 61p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w28331

 

January 4, 2021

CAAR – US Government Accountability Office Report – January 4, 2021

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 6:29 pm

Medicare Severe Wound Care: Spending Declines May Reflect Site of Care Changes; Limited Information Is Available on Quality,” (GAO-21-92, January 2021, .pdf format, 39p.).

www.gao.gov/products/GAO-21-92

December 28, 2020

CAAR – US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General Reports – December 28, 2020

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A. “Onsite Surveys of Nursing Homes During the COVID-19 Pandemic: March 23-May 30, 2020,” (OEI-01-20-00430, December 2020, .pdf format, 51p.).

oig.hhs.gov/oei/reports/OEI-01-20-00430.asp

B. “Despite Savings on Many Lab Tests in 2019, Total Medicare Spending Increased Slightly Because of Increased Utilization for Certain High-Priced Tests,” (OEI-09-20-00450,” December 2020, .pdf format, p.).

oig.hhs.gov/oei/reports/OEI-09-20-00450.asp

 

December 22, 2020

CAAR – Urban Institute Report – December 22, 2020

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , — admin @ 7:08 pm

The Effects of Medicare Buy-In Policies for Older Adults on Health Insurance Coverage and Health Care Spending,” by Bowen Garrett, Jessica Banthin, Anuj Gangopadhyaya, Matthew Buettgens, Adele Shartzer, John Holahan, and Diane Arnos (December 2020, .pdf format, 43p.).

www.urban.org/research/publication/effects-medicare-buy-policies-older-adults-health-insurance-coverage-and-health-care-spending

December 10, 2020

CAAR – US Social Security Administration, Research, Statistics, and Policy Analysis Report, Periodical – December 10, 2020

A. “Earnings and Employment Data for Workers Covered Under Social Security and Medicare, by State and County, 2018,” (November 2020, Excel and .pdf format, 455p.).

www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/eedata_sc/2018/index.html

B. International Update, November 2020 (November 2020, .pdf format, 4p.).

www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/progdesc/intl_update/2020-11/index.html

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Issue Brief – December 10, 2020

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 6:27 pm

Options to Make Medicare More Affordable For Beneficiaries Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond,” by Juliette Cubanski, Meredith Freed, Tricia Neuman, and Anthony Damico (December 2020, .pdf and HTML format, 30p.).

www.kff.org/medicare/report/options-to-make-medicare-more-affordable-for-beneficiaries-amid-the-covid-19-pandemic-and-beyond/

 

November 19, 2020

CAAR – Urban Institute Report – November 19, 2020

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , — admin @ 8:29 pm

Social Security & Medicare Lifetime Benefits & Taxes: 2020,” by Erald Koasi and C. Eugene Steuerle (November 2020, .pdf format, 27p.).

www.urban.org/research/publication/social-security-medicare-lifetime-benefits-taxes-2020

November 13, 2020

CAAR – Medicare Payment Advisory Commission Hearing Transcript – November 13, 2020

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 7:13 pm

An agenda and transcript of the November 9-10, 2020 meeting is available.

medpac.gov/-public-meetings-/meeting-details/november-2020-public-meeting

Transcript (.pdf format, 338p.):

medpac.gov/docs/default-source/meeting-materials/nov2020_medpac_transcript_sec.pdf

November 11, 2020

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Article Abstracts – November 11, 2020

A. “Association of Skilled Nursing Facility Participation in a Bundled Payment Model With Institutional Spending for Joint Replacement Surgery,” by Michael L. Barnett, Karen E. Joynt Maddox,E. John Orav, David C. Grabowski, and Arnold M. Epstein (Vol. 324, No. 18, November 10, 2020, p. 1869-1877).

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2772760

B. “Effect of Vitamin D Supplementation, Omega-3 Fatty Acid Supplementation, or a Strength-Training Exercise Program on Clinical Outcomes in Older Adults: The DO-HEALTH Randomized Clinical Trial,” by Heike A. Bischoff-Ferrari, Bruno Vellas, René Rizzoli, Reto W. Kressig, José A. P. da Silva, Michael Blauth, David T. Felson, Eugene V. McCloskey, Bernhard Watzl, Lorenz C. Hofbauer, Dieter Felsenberg, Walter C. Willett, Bess Dawson-Hughes, JoAnn E. Manson, Uwe Siebert, Robert Theiler, Hannes B. Staehelin, Caroline de Godoi Rezende Costa Molino, Patricia O. Chocano-Bedoya, Lauren A. Abderhalden, Andreas Egli, John A. Kanis, and Endel J. Orav, for the DO-HEALTH Research Group (Vol. 324, No. 18, November 10, 2020, p. 1855-1868).

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2772758

November 3, 2020

CAAR – US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Assistant Secretary for Policy and Evaluation Reports – November 3, 2020

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A. “COVID-19 Intensifies Nursing Home Workforce Challenges,” by Noelle Denny-Brown, Denise Stone, Burke Hays, and Dayna Gallaghe (October 2020, .pdf format, 45p.).

aspe.hhs.gov/basic-report/covid-19-intensifies-nursing-home-workforce-challenges

B. “Changes In Home Health Care Use In Medicare Advantage Compared To Traditional Medicare, 2011-2016,” by Peter J. Huckfeldt, Stephen Zuckerman, Laura Skopec, Joshua Aarons, Robert A. Berenson, Judith Feder, and Douglas Wissoker (September 2020, .pdf format, 22p.).

aspe.hhs.gov/basic-report/changes-home-health-care-use-medicare-advantage-compared-traditional-medicare-2011-2016

 

CAAR – AARP Public Policy Institute Reports – November 3, 2020

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 6:16 pm

A. “Putting People First by Strengthening Medicare for the Future: Promising Payment and Delivery System Innovations in Medicare,” by Harriet Komisar, Keith Lind, and Claire Noel-Miller (October 2020, .pdf format, 27p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2020/putting-people-first-by-strengthening-medicare-for-the-future.html

B. “Which Older Adults Have Access to America’s Most Livable Neighborhoods? An Analysis of AARP’s Livability Index,” by Rodney Harrell, Shannon Guzman, Jennifer Molinsky, and Whitney Airgood-Obrycki (October 2020, .pdf format, 38p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2020/which-older-adults-have-access-to-americas-most-livable-neighborhoods.html

CAAR – Table of Contents – November 3, 2020

Filed under: Journal Table of Contents — Tags: , — admin @ 6:14 pm

Health Affairs (Vol. 39, No. 11, November 2020).

www.healthaffairs.org/toc/hlthaff/39/11

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