The majority of seniors dually eligible for Medicare and Medicaid have chronic conditions and functional limitations, and annual healthcare costs for this group are in the 95 percentile. To address these issues, clinicians and researchers at Indiana University Center for Aging Research designed and tested a new model of interdisciplinary team care called GRACE, Geriatric Resources for Assessment and Care of Elders. This article presents several initiatives in the Affordable Care Act aimed at further testing and disseminating innovative models like GRACE.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|State||Published - Apr 1 2011|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Geriatrics and Gerontology
- Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
- Life-span and Life-course Studies