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Direct Medical Costs Following Pediatric Tympanostomy Tube Placement in the United States [MEETING ABSTRACT PSS10]

Citation

Candrilli, S., Tam, I. M., & Moss, J. R. (2016). Direct Medical Costs Following Pediatric Tympanostomy Tube Placement in the United States [MEETING ABSTRACT PSS10]. Value in Health, 19(3), A123-A123. DOI: 10.1016/j.jval.2016.03.500

Abstract

Predicted, adjusted costs are significantly greater in commercially insured patients, demonstrating significantly lower reimbursement to providers who care for Medicaid pediatric patients. Health care decision makers should be aware of these findings as they develop plans to allocate resources in the pediatric setting.