Micah Segelman, Ph.D., is a health policy researcher in RTI’s Aging, Disability, and Long-Term Care Program. He has more than seven years of experience utilizing health services research methods to inform policy, particularly in the areas of long-term care and care for the elderly. Dr. Segelman has expertise in quantitative methods, including developing risk-adjusted quality measures and designing and conducting evaluations of policy interventions. He studied the impact of PACE, the degree to which community-based long-term services and supports are effective in delaying nursing home admissions for frail elderly beneficiaries, hospitalizations and hospital readmissions of nursing home residents, and the quality of hospice care. Much of his work has been funded by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Health Policy Researcher, Aging, Disability, and Long-Term Care Program, RTI International