Evaluation of enrollee satisfaction with Iowa's Dental Wellness Plan for the Medicaid expansion population
作者: Julie C. Reynolds DDS, MSSusan C. McKernan DMD, MS, PhDJennifer M.C. SukalskiPeter C. Damiano DDS, MPH
作者单位: 1Preventive and Community Dentistry and Public Policy Center University of Iowa Iowa City, IA USA
刊名: Journal of Public Health Dentistry, 2018, Vol.78 (1), pp.78-85
来源数据库: Wiley Journal
DOI: 10.1111/jphd.12243
关键词: SatisfactionSurvey researchMedicaidDental insuranceHealthy behavior incentives
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br)Background(#br)Dental coverage for Iowa's Medicaid expansion population is provided through the Dental Wellness Plan (DWP), implemented in May 2014. The plan targets healthy behavior incentives via an earned benefits structure, whereby additional services are covered if enrollees return every 6‐12 months for routine dental visits. This study examines enrollee satisfaction with the DWP.(#br)Methods(#br)We surveyed a random sample of DWP enrollees 1 year after program implementation about their experiences. Survey items covered dental plan satisfaction, self‐rated measures of health, and knowledge and attitudes toward the earned benefits approach.(#br)Results(#br)Dental plan satisfaction was rated as low by 38 percent of respondents ( n = 416), moderate by 25 percent ( n =...
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  • satisfaction 满意
  • enrollee 被征入伍者
  • insurance 保险
  • percent 百分率
  • benefits 津贴费
  • population 母体
  • difficult 困难的
  • their 他们的
  • regular 均匀的
  • approach