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MAPPING MEDICARE DISPARITIES TOOL: IDENTIFY DISPARITIES IN CHRONIC DISEASE

April 17, 2017

The Mapping Medicare Disparities Tool is an interactive website that can help identify and visualize disparities among Medicare Fee-For-Service beneficiaries. The Tool displays health-related measures from Medicare claims by sex, age, dual eligibility for Medicare and Medicaid, race, ethnicity, state, and county. Use the Mapping Medicare Disparities Tool to target interventions for populations with special health needs:

• Visualize prevention quality indicators, disease prevalence, readmissions, and cost at the state or county level
• Compare measures by race, ethnicity, dual-eligibility, age, and sex
• Analyze geographic needs, including rural and urban counties and the U.S. territories

Mapping Medicare Disparities Tool


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