AAPCC


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AAPCC

Adjusted Average Per Capital Cost. A term referring to the funds a managed care plan receives from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS, formerly Health Care Financing Administration—HCFA) to cover costs.

AAPCC

Adjusted average per capital cost Managed care The funds a managed care plan receives from the CMS, formerly HCFA, to cover costs. See Capitation.
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This study showed a decreasing trend of calls reporting acute fluoride exposure over the years 2010 to 2012 and follows the trend of decreasing calls since 2000 as per the 2011 AAPCC NPDS report.
However, the Association noted that while it strongly supports AAPCC's advice to consumers and recognizes that safety is paramount regarding any household cleaning product, it should be emphasized that CSPA member companies manufacture products that are safe when used according to the directions on the label.
AAPCC classifies persons 19 years of age and younger as children.
Lai, associate director for medical surveillance for AAPCC. She presented the poster at the meeting, also sponsored by the American Pediatric Society, Society for Pediatric Research, Ambulatory Pediatric Association, and American Academy of Pediatrics.
As the AAPCC notes, "Despite a high frequency of involvement, these substances are not necessarily the most toxic, but rather may be the most accessible."
The first simulation shows that the probability of leaving a county could have been higher had M+C payment remained fled to the AAPCC. Contrary to allegations about a FFS/M+C "fairness gap," M+C plans, on average, received higher and larger payment increases under BBA.
In Exhibit 3, AAPCC (average annual Medicare per beneficiary payment) enters with an unexpected positive sign, but is marginally significant at the 92 percent level.
At first, doctors thought the man--whose name and city were withheld in records kept by the American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC)--was suffering from a kidney stone, and the hospital admitted him for observation.
from the American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC) for a four-year period are shown in the table below: Year # Cases # Fatalities # Major Outcomes 1996 8555 58 225 1997 9077 44 232 1998 8666 61 277 1999 8841 61 243
ever, many HMOs have dropped Medicare managed care coverage in counties where the adjusted average per capita cost, or AAPCC, failed to cover cost of care.
This is called the Adjusted Average Per Capita Cost (AAPCC).
For 2000, the basis for per member per month payment (PMPM)--the average adjusted per capita cost (AAPCC)--will range, depending on the county, from $401 to $814.