Use of the Population Grouping Methodology of the Canadian Institute for Health Information to predict high-cost health system users in Ontario

BACKGROUND: Prior research has consistently shown that the heaviest users account for a disproportionate share of health care costs. As such, predicting high-cost users may be a precondition for cost containment. We evaluated the ability of a new health risk predictive modelling tool, which was deve...

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Volume: 192
Main Author: Weir, Sharada
Steffler, Mitch
Li, Yin
Shaikh, Shaun
Wright, James G
Kantarevic, Jasmin
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Professional
Place of publication: OTTAWA CMA-CANADIAN MEDICAL ASSOC 10.08.2020
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published in: Canadian Medical Association journal (CMAJ) Vol. 192; no. 32; pp. E907 - E912
Data of publication: 2020-08-10
ISSN: 0820-3946
1488-2329
EISSN: 1488-2329
Discipline: Medicine
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