Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved volume 18, issue 4, P887-901 2007 DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2007.0104 View full text
Susan E Palsbo, Pei-Shu Ho

Abstract: Disability care coordination organizations (DCCOs) arrange comprehensive, disability-competent social and medical services for people with disabilities. This study used consumer ratings of access and quality to measure outcomes in one of the first operational DCCOs over a three-year period. Working-age Medicaid adults with physical disabilities reported statistically significant improvements in service coordination, patient education, system-wide disability competency, comprehensive assessment, health visit su…

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