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Presented for the American Statistical Association Health Policy Statistics Section. 9th International Conference on Health Policy Statistics, Poster session I, Cleveland, OH.

Policy Implications:

  • Health insurance regulation should include compensation for taking on riskier groups.
  • Health programs should focus on changing needs for risk management versus health management throughout the life cycle.

Funding to support this work came from AHRQ grant R36 HS018835-01.