Evaluation of Iowa's Medicaid Managed Care Program: The Consumer Perspective - Results of the 2011 Survey of Iowa Medicaid Managed Care Enrollees
As part of the ongoing quality assurance activities of Iowa's Medicaid Managed Care Program, the Iowa Department of Human Services (IDHS) has been contracting with researchers at The University of Iowa Public Policy Center to conduct a survey of adults and children enrolled in the Iowa Medicaid managed care programs. In 2011, MediPASS, the primary care case management (PCCM) model managed care program is the only Medicad managed care option in the state. Enrollees have the opportunity to choose a primary care physician who acts ast their primary care case manager. In March 2011, there were 193,834 Iowans enrolled in MediPASS. The 2011 Survey of Iowa Medicaid Managed Care Enrollees was conducted during the spring and summer of 2011 using a mixed-mode mail and telephone methodology.