This data note describes COVID-19 vaccination rates of nursing facility residents and staff between August 2021 and the week ending September 18th, 2022. We briefly explore how federal policy actions have affected vaccine take-up thus far, and what that might mean for take-up of the new, bivalent boosters.
These fact sheets provide a snapshot of key data for Medicaid in every state related to current coverage, access, and spending and are a resource with mid-term elections and ballot measures potentially having implications for state Medicaid policies.
Beneficiary Experience, Affordability, Utilization, and Quality in Medicare Advantage and Traditional Medicare
This literature review examines 62 studies published since 2016 that compare Medicare Advantage and traditional Medicare based on measures of beneficiary experience, affordability, service utilization, and quality.
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- A panel of experts joined Health Wonk Shop series moderator Larry Levitt in a discussion about how economic policy and legislation such as the Inflation Reduction Act will influence pricing and payment for insurance and health care, including prescription drugs, and who will bear the brunt of rising costs.