Medicare Spending

This technical report describes in detail the Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice’s (TDI) methodology for deriving region-specific standardized prices for Medicare expenditures, as discussed in the 2010 Health Affairs article “Prices Don’t Drive Regional Medicare Expenditures.” The methods are applied to estimating age, sex and race adjusted Medicare beneficiary per-capita expenditures in Hospital Referral Regions (HRR).

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