Health Policy

Evaluating the Iowa Medicaid Managed Care Program: Outcomes of Care and Consumer Assessments. Final Report to the Iowa Department of Human Services

Momany, E.T.; Damiano, P.C.; Tyler, M.C.


This report presents an abridged version of the results of an evaluation of the Iowa Medicaid managed care programs for 2002. It includes results from a series of HE DIS-type outcomes for 2000 and the consumer assessment survey based on the CAHPS¨ instrument for 2002.Data analysis and production of this report were completed by researchers at the University of Iowa Public Policy Center. This report is a product of University research and does not necessarily represent the views of the Iowa Department of Human Services, or the University of Iowa. This project was not sponsored or conducted by the individual health plans providing services to Medicaid enrollees.