dual eligibility

dual eligibility

In the U.S. health care system, meeting the qualifications that grant a person access to both Medicare and Medicaid insurance.
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Associations with new persistent use were seen for prescription size, preoperative prescription fills, black race, gastrointestinal complications, disability status, open lung resection, dual eligibility (Medicare and Medicaid), drug and substance abuse, female sex, tobacco use, high comorbidity, pain disorders, longer hospital stay, and younger age.
Dual eligibility, selection of skilled nursing facility, and length of medicare paid postacute stay.
Millions of people benefit from dual eligibility. Medicare helps recipients avoid access barriers associated with Medicaid's low provider reimbursement.
The Kiwis squad will be announced by David Kidwell on Thursday, paving the way for Tonga coach Kristian Woolf, Samoa's Matt Parrish, Italy's Cameron Ciraldo and Lebanon's Brad Fittler to name their squads as some players have dual eligibility for Australia, New Zealand or England - under international Rugby League eligibility rules, players who qualify for more than one country can play for a tier-two nation if they are not chosen by one of the three tierone nations.
Another potential benefit would give health and human service workers timely access to data, give them the ability to eliminate dual eligibility benefit payments, and help them better provide services, such as access to health care, to the homeless.
HCOs face a unique set of challenges in caring for newly eligible patients, such as minimizing or avoiding costs, working within the confines of bundled payment or shared savings models and tackling problems prevalent within low-income Medicaid populations (such as chronic disease, high emergency department usage, dual eligibility, dual medical and behavioral diagnoses and prevention of admissions and readmissions).
"HEALTHsuite goes beyond supporting the administrative rigors of Medi-Cal, Healthy Families, Healthy Kids and dual eligibility; HEALTHsuite automates operations across the enterprise, eliminates disparate applications and increases employee productivity.
As expected, almost all beneficiaries who newly acquired dual eligibility in year 2 enrolled in the LIS (p<.01).
Enrollees who did not have a full twelve months of participation in Medicare Part D in 2007 were not selected in order to more accurately measure the effects of dual eligibility. From the selected population, dual/non-dual enrollees having at least one medication fill within calendar year 2007 were retained, and comprised our study population for subsequent analysis.
Capello (pictured below) used the example of Germany, who took 11 players to the last World Cup who had dual eligibility - including star man Mesut Ozil and defender Serdar Tasci, both of Turkish origin.
In those cases involving dual eligibility, individuals must meet both sets of rules to remain eligible for both benefits programs.
"But this is good for Wales and Ireland because the boys still have dual eligibility for both countries."
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