Medicaid Research Projects

Contractor: University of Florida, FCMU

Agency Contract Number: MED152 (formerly MED014 & MED054)

The University of Florida (UF) completed several research projects over the course of this Contract (5/10/2013 - 6/30/2015).  Research topics focused on pharmaceutical trends, treatment patterns and best practices; geographic accessibility of service providers to Medicaid recipients and breast biopsy utilization trends. Additionally, UF conducted the 2014 Consumer Assessment of HealthCare Providers and Systems Survey for Medicaid enrollees.

Key Deliverables
Deliverable / Activity Name Due Date
Attention Deficit Disorder and Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity (ADD/ADHD) Treatment Patterns in Adult Medicaid Beneficiaries – June 2015
Psychotropic Polypharmacy in Florida Medicaid June 2015
Age-related Effects of Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Risk in Children with Chronic Lung Disease June 2015
Analysis of Geographic Accessibility for Medicaid Enrollees Using Claims Transaction Data December 2014
Factors Associated with the Use of Invasive Breast Biopsy and Its Health Consequences for Florida Medicaid Enrollees June 2015
Rolling Sample Consumer Assessment of Health Plans (CAHPS®) Survey of Florida Medicaid Consumer Experiences with their Health Care:  Survey Fieldwork 2014 CAHPS Survey results posted on FloridaHealthFinder.gov through 2014 and are included in the Reform Evaluation located at:  ADD WEBPAGE