Addressing Medicaid Expansion from the Perspective of Patient Experience in Hospitals
journal contributionposted on 2018-11-01, 13:50 authored by Sandra Liu, Yu-Ping Wen, Soumya Mohan, Jaeyong Bae, Edmund R. Becker
More Medicaid holders are entering the healthcare system consequential to Medicaid expansion. Their experience has financial consequences for hospitals and crucial implications for the provision of patient-centered care. This study examined how the hospital characteristics, especially the rates of Medicaid coverage and racial/ethnic minorities, impact the quality of inpatient care.