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Table 3 Preventive and Primary Health Care

From: Measuring access to effective care among elderly medicare enrollees in managed and fee-for-service care: a retrospective cohort study

  Fee-for-Service Sample Managed Care Sample
   Staff Model Group Model
  N= 211,026 N= 1,638 N = 910
BREAST CANCER SCREENING RATE
All eligibles (age-adjusted) * 40.8 77.0 64.8
Age 65–74 53.7 86.6 78.1
Age 75–84 35.9 76.6 61.2
Age 85 and older 12.2 46.7 31.1
*p = 0.001 for all two-way comparisons
  Fee-for-Service Staff Model Group Model
  N = 325,984 N = 500 N = 500
ANNUAL VISIT RATE
All eligibles (age-adjusted) * 88.4 93.9 90.9
Age 65–74 86.0 95.0 89.7
Age 75–84 90.6 91.6 92.7
Age 85 and older 91.4 97.6 90.0
  1. *p = 0.001 for Fee-for-Service/Staff Model Comparison
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