Publications

Below is a listing of select Hilltop publications and presentations. You can search by type, topic, date, and/or title. The search function searches for key words in both the title and the publication summary. Click on the publication’s title below to go to its summary.

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02/20/2024

The Economic Impact of Medicaid Expansion in Mississippi

Hilltop Principal Data Scientist Morgan Henderson, PhD, and Executive Director Cynthia Woodcock, MBA, presented Hilltop research to the Mississippi House Medicaid Committee. The research – a 2021 economic analysis of Medicaid expansion in Mississippi – was commissioned by the Center for Mississippi Health Policy, a nonprofit, non-partisan organization.

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02/12/2024

Facts about Hospital-Insured Contracting

In this article published in the American Journal of Managed Care, Hilltop Principal Data Scientist Morgan Henderson and Policy Analyst Morgane Mouslim discuss their retrospective analysis of ten price transparency data files to establish empirical regularities about hospital-insurer contracting. Read the article online.

12/18/2023

A Facility-Level Analysis of Nursing Home Compare Five Star Rating and Maryland’s Family Satisfaction with Care Survey

In this article published in the Gerontologist, Hilltop Director of Aging & Disability Studies Christin Diehl and Policy Analyst Roberto Millar, PhD—along with Nancy Kusmaul, PhD, and Ian Stockwell, PhD, from UMBC—discuss their study, which aimed to compare two quality frameworks: one based on observational factors and one based on family satisfaction.

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