Do Higher Payments Increase Access to Post-Acute Home Health Care for Rural Medicare Beneficiaries?

Lacey Loomer, Momotazur Rahman, Tracy M. Mroz, Pedro L. Gozalo, Vincent Mor

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterpeer-review

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)663-664
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the American Geriatrics Society
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 1 2020
Externally publishedYes

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
Vincent Mor is the chair of the Independent Quality Committee at HCR ManorCare, a paid consultant to NaviHealth, Inc. and chairs its Scientific Advisory Board, and the former director at PointRight, Inc. Lacey Loomer is a paid consultant to the American Health Care Association. Momotazur Rahman, Tracy Mroz, and Pedro Gozalo have declared no conflicts of interest for this article. Study concept and design: Loomer. Analysis and interpretation of data: All authors. Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: All authors. Funding sources did not have any role in the design, methods, subject recruitment, data collections, analysis, or preparation of the article.


  • Medicare
  • home health care
  • post-acute care
  • rural health

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