Health Policy and Health Care Delivery

CMS- CCIIO: Research around ACA implementation for individual states and the federal government

Research includes Health Insurance Exchange development, analysis of a Basic Health Plan option,  assessment of databases that can be used for risk adjustment, evaluation, and assessment of access to employer sponsored health insurance.

Principle Investigator: A. Lischko

 

Health Resources in Action: Geographic variation of health care services in Massachusetts.

A study of the over-utilization of certain medical procedures and technologies in the under 65 privately insured population.

Principle Investigator: A. Lischko

 

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Risk selection in Massachusetts Health Care Reform.

Co-Principle Investigator: A. Lischko

 

Giving Community a Meaningful Voice in Cost Containment Policy: The Greater Boston Interfaith Organization and Tufts University Partnership

GBIO has partnered with the Tufts University School of Medicine and its Tufts Health Care Institute to create an educational program involving both in-person and web based education on issues surrounding health care costs.  The intent is to prepare GBIO members to participate in policy debates regarding cost containment so that a knowledgeable patient and consumer perspective is present as cost containment policy is developed, enacted, and implemented.

Principle investigator: Cheryl Andes, GBIO
Project Consultants: P. Hattis and A. Schlaff

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