Cheryl L. Damberg, PhD


Specialty Care Access for Medicaid Enrollees in Expansion States

March 06, 2019

In a survey of community health center medical directors in 9 Medicaid expansion states and DC, nearly 60% reported difficulty obtaining new specialist visits and multiple access barriers on behalf of their patients.

Adjusting Medicare Advantage Star Ratings for Socioeconomic Status and Disability

September 07, 2018

CMS implemented the Categorical Adjustment Index as part of the Medicare Advantage and Part D Star Rating Program in 2017. These analyses informed its development. Check out our website’s new table/figure pop-up feature! Click on the name of a table or figure in the text to see it in your browser.