Learn approaches to estimating the number of people who would be eligible for palliative care services under SB 1004, and for understanding their baseline health care use patterns.
Workshop Slides — SB 1004 Technical Assistance Topic 1: Estimating Volume and Baseline Costs (8/2017) (754 K)
Webinar Slides — SB 1004 Technical Assistance Topic 1: Estimating Volume and Baseline Costs (7/18/2017) (324 K)
Why This Is Important
Generating an estimate of the number of eligible members is an important piece of palliative care service implementation planning. Understanding how eligible members are currently utilizing health care resources can assist in estimating and (eventually) assessing program impact and in targeting outreach/educational efforts.
Presenter: Kathleen Kerr, Kerr Healthcare Analytics
SB 1004 Implementation Resources