- Disparities in immunizations among elderly Medicare beneficiaries, 2000 to 2002Arthur J Bonito
RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
Am J Prev Med 27:153-60. 2004..This 2003 study examines recent trends and disparities for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations among elderly, non-institutionalized Medicare beneficiaries...
- More accurate racial and ethnic codes for Medicare administrative dataCelia Eicheldinger
RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
Health Care Financ Rev 29:27-42. 2008..7 to 79.2 percent for Asian and Pacific Islander beneficiaries, with no loss of specificity, and Kappa coefficients reaching 0.80. As a result, 2,245,792 beneficiaries were recoded to Hispanic and 336,363 to Asian or Pacific Islander...
- Preparing whistleblowers for reporting research misconductArthur J Bonito
RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
Account Res 19:308-28. 2012..We believe that RIOs who more fully inform whistleblowers are providing timely preparation and building whistleblowers' confidence so they can make a more informed decision about reporting and experience less stress...
- Impact of influenza immunization on medical expenditures among Medicare elderly, 1999-2003Boyd H Gilman
Mathematica Policy Research, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
Am J Prev Med 32:107-15. 2007..The impact of influenza immunization on expenditures for inpatient, outpatient, and professional services among elderly Medicare beneficiaries between 1999 and 2003 was examined...