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    Original URL path: http://authoring.commonwealthfund.org/account/log-in?view=modal&returnUrl=/topics/medicare (2016-04-30)
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  • Special Initiative: Advancing Medicare - The Commonwealth Fund
    More than 50 million aged and disabled Americans access care through the program which accounts for a large and growing share of the federal budget Through the new Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation Medicare has a key role in the development implementation evaluation and spread of innovative models of health care organization delivery and payment not only for Medicare but for other federal and state health insurance programs and private payers too Medicare faces some serious challenges however Chief among them are rising costs for both the federal budget and seniors covered by the program The average beneficiary spends 15 percent of her income on health care compared with just 5 percent for people under age 65 And because Medicare covers only a portion of medical expenses most beneficiaries purchase supplementary insurance adding to costs Additional challenges include the need for more comprehensive benefits better financial protection for beneficiaries with low or modest incomes and a reduction in the complexity of Medicare coverage Strategies are also needed to serve the expanding number of enrollees with complex care needs and multiple chronic conditions The Commonwealth Fund is studying potential solutions to these issues Fund supported research is examining how Medicare can Improve access to the benefits and care needed by aged and disabled beneficiaries Lower program costs Assess and disseminate innovations in care delivery and provider payment throughout the program and the entire health system Improve coordination between Medicare and other public programs like Medicaid Work together with private insurers particularly as the new state insurance marketplaces open for business To learn more about Medicare s evolution over the decades the challenges it faces and proposed options for addressing them see our publication series Medicare at 50 Years Program contact Shawn Bishop Vice President Related Topic Medicare expert spotlight Shawn

    Original URL path: http://authoring.commonwealthfund.org/grants-and-fellowships/programs/advancing-medicare (2016-04-30)
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  • 50 Years of Medicare: How Did We Get Here? - The Commonwealth Fund
    Data Health Reform Resources U S Health System Data Center Multimedia Grants Fellowships Grants Fellowships Programs Applicant Resources Grantee Resources Surveys Data Infographics 50 Years of Medicare How 50 Years of Medicare How Did We Get Here April 30 2015 Add to My Library Print How has Medicare evolved since it began in 1965 Take a look at our Medicare timeline to find out The Commonwealth Fund s Medicare at 50 Years series is now available in its entirety for viewing and download as an e book Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus blog comments powered by Disqus e Alerts and Newsletter Sign up Related Publications February 8 2016 Designing More Affordable and Effective Health Care December 15 2015 The Limits of Using Medicare Data to Evaluate U S Health Care Spending Downloads Medicare at 50 Years e Book epub Medicare at 50 Years e Book Kindle Mission The mission of The Commonwealth Fund is to promote a high performing health care system that achieves better access improved quality and greater efficiency particularly for society s most vulnerable including low income people the uninsured minority Americans young children and elderly adults About Us Topics Publications Surveys

    Original URL path: http://authoring.commonwealthfund.org/interactives-and-data/infographics/2015/apr/50-years-of-medicare (2016-04-30)
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  • Quality-Spending Interactive - The Commonwealth Fund
    Print To view the relationship between health care quality and spending in your state or local area use the graph known as a scatter plot or map Choose a health care setting such as hospitals and then a quality measure to view performance Curious about how your region compares to someplace else Click on your selected location and then drag your mouse to the state or local area you want to compare it to and hover You can see which location has lower spending and higher quality relative to the U S median Use what you learn to motivate improvement toward higher levels of performance Share your views of it with us at webeditor cmwf org For information about methodology and scoring read our FAQ error title Loading Interactive doctors offices double arrow home health hospitals nursing homes overall s setting qi name costIndicator name vs qualityIndicator name View location type t Spending relative to the US median Quality relative to the US median Spending Indicator Source Data Year costIndicator timeFrame costIndicator source Spending Indicator Notes costIndicator notes Quality Indicator Source Data Year qualityIndicator timeFrame qualityIndicator source Quality Indicator Notes qualityIndicator notes Add to My Library Print Mission The mission

    Original URL path: http://authoring.commonwealthfund.org/interactives-and-data/spending-vs-quality-interactive (2016-04-30)
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  • Improving the Way Medicare Pays for Care - The Commonwealth Fund
    Center Multimedia Grants Fellowships Grants Fellowships Programs Applicant Resources Grantee Resources Surveys Data Multimedia Podcasts New Directions in Health Improving the Way Medicar Improving the Way Medicare Pays for Care Add to My Library Print Improving the Way Medicare Pays for Care March 26 2013 Download MP3 View on iTunes Podcast Instructions A podcast is an episodic program similar to a radio or TV show While podcast episodes can be video or audio files The Commonwealth Fund is currently offering only audio files We hope that podcasts will allow us to tell the stories behind our work in a vivid way To listen to a single episode you can press play on our podcast player Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus blog comments powered by Disqus e Alerts and Newsletter Sign up Subscribe to RSS Feed Surveys ChartCart Infographics Interactive Maps and Data Health Reform Resources U S Health System Data Center Multimedia eForums Videos Podcasts Mission The mission of The Commonwealth Fund is to promote a high performing health care system that achieves better access improved quality and greater efficiency particularly for society s most vulnerable including low income people the uninsured minority Americans young

    Original URL path: http://authoring.commonwealthfund.org/interactives-and-data/multimedia/podcasts/new-directions-in-health-care/changing-the-way-medicare-pays-for-care (2016-04-30)
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  • Dual Eligibles: Coordinating Care for People with Medicare and Medicaid - The Commonwealth Fund
    Grants Fellowships Grants Fellowships Programs Applicant Resources Grantee Resources Surveys Data Multimedia Podcasts New Directions in Health Dual Eligibles Coordinat Dual Eligibles Coordinating Care for People with Medicare and Medicaid Add to My Library Print Dual Eligibles Coordinating Care for People with Medicare and Medicaid October 20 2011 Download MP3 View on iTunes Podcast Instructions A podcast is an episodic program similar to a radio or TV show While podcast episodes can be video or audio files The Commonwealth Fund is currently offering only audio files We hope that podcasts will allow us to tell the stories behind our work in a vivid way To listen to a single episode you can press play on our podcast player Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus blog comments powered by Disqus e Alerts and Newsletter Sign up Subscribe to RSS Feed Surveys ChartCart Infographics Interactive Maps and Data Health Reform Resources U S Health System Data Center Multimedia eForums Videos Podcasts Mission The mission of The Commonwealth Fund is to promote a high performing health care system that achieves better access improved quality and greater efficiency particularly for society s most vulnerable including low income people the uninsured

    Original URL path: http://authoring.commonwealthfund.org/interactives-and-data/multimedia/podcasts/new-directions-in-health-care/dual-eligibles (2016-04-30)
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