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Adult Medicaid Beneficiaries in California Have Highest Increase in ED Visits: Study

While uninsured patients are often thought of as high emergency department (ED) utilizers, insured patients, particularly those with Medicaid coverage, have come to rely more frequently on EDs, according to a study from the University of California, San Francisco. In … finish reading Adult Medicaid Beneficiaries in California Have Highest Increase in ED Visits: Study

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3 Key Questions to Ask Pre-ER Intervention

Looking to develop an intervention to reduce avoidable ER use? Establishing a timetable by asking three key questions, including when patients realized they needed to go the ED, is particularly crucial for the Medicaid population, which often has specific social … finish reading 3 Key Questions to Ask Pre-ER Intervention

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