Author(s)/Creator(s)

Jun LiFollow
Mingyu Qi
Rachel M. Werner

Funder(s)

National Institute on Aging, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship

Funding ID

1P30AG066583, R01-HS024266, R01-HS024266

Description/Abstract

Only 54% of Medicare patients referred to home health care services following a hospitalization received home health care visits. Policymakers must address this discrepancy to ensure all patients receive the home health services they need.

Document Type

Research Brief

Keywords

older adults, health care

Disciplines

Gerontology | Health Policy

Date

9-2-2020

Acknowledgements

The authors thank Shannon Monnat and Megan Ray for edits on an earlier version of this brief.

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

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