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Comparison of the Properties of Regression and Categorical Risk-Adjustment Models
Published in the Journal of Ambulatory Care Management
by Richard L. Fuller, MS, Richard F. Averill, MS, John H. Muldoon, MHA, and John S. Hughes, MD
Clinical risk-adjustment, the ability to standardize the comparison of individuals with different health needs, is based upon 2 main alternative approaches: regression models and clinical categorical models. In this article, we examine the impact of the differences in the way these models are constructed on end user applications.
Copyright: Journal of Ambulatory Care Management
Source: Journal of Ambulatory Care Management