This study will test the effects of improved Medicaid outreach and enrollment methods on the rate of enrollment, utilization, and health outcomes among a Medicaid-eligible population in Oregon. The study will use an experimental design to compare outcome measures for a treatment group that received enhanced Medicaid enrollment efforts, a comparison group that received default methods, and a control group that was enrolled in Medicaid at the beginning of the study period. Deliverables will include a complete report for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, briefs and presentations designed for a policy audience, and scientific articles and presentations designed for an academic audience.
Amount Awarded $249,055.00
Awarded on: 1/15/2013
Time frame: 1/15/2013 - 1/14/2016
Grant Number: 70592