Week of June 7, 2022

Barriers To Access and Utilization of Care Persist for Individuals with Disabilities in Rural and Urban Settings

May 31 NIDILRR funded, Shirley Ryan Ability Lab HCBS RRTC blog

Rural Seniors and People with Disabilities Face Challenges Accessing Long-Term Services and Supports (LTSS)

May 31 NIDILRR funded, Shirley Ryan Lab HCBS RRTC blog

People with Disabilities and Mental Illness: Barriers

May 26 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation “Advances” shared NAMI web page

Medicaid Home-and-Community-Based Services (HCBS) – Settings Rule Implementation Strategy

May 24 CMS announced strategy

New Home-and-Community-Based Services (HCBS) Quality Measure Developments

May 3 ACL and Univ of MN ICI webinar materials

U.S. Urgently Needs To Integrate Social Services and Medical Care

May 19 CHCS and Playbook Better Care for People with Complex Needs webinar slide from the Commonwealth Fund

The Impact of Social Services on Health Care Utilization and Costs

May 19 CHCS and Playbook Better Care for People with Complex Needs webinar slide from the Commonwealth Fund

Changes in Capacity To Absorb Clinical-To-Community Referrals During the COVID-19 Pandemic

May 18 RWJ Fd Systems for Action webinar and report

The Landscape of State Policies Supporting Family Caregivers

May 27 Self-Direction news shared Milbank Memorial Fund May 18 quarterly article

Making the Invisible Visible: State Strategies for Identifying and Reaching Family Caregivers

June 1 Center for Health Care Strategies brief

The National Core Indicators, Aging and Disability: Data Spotlight on Older Adults and Mental Health

May 27 ADvancing States news announced NCI-AD data summary

Recovery; Wellness – SAMHSA Dimensions

SAMHSA website resources on the principles and dimensions of recovery and wellness. 4 documents are downloaded and merged here.

Shared Decision-Making To Support Person and Family-Centered Care

May 31 NASHP shared Washington State Patient Decision Aids review

Assessing Meaningful Community Engagement

June 1 National Academy of Medicine shared March 30 conversation materials

Strengthening the Rural Health Workforce To Improve Health Outcomes in Rural Communities

May 31 HRSA Primary Health Care digest shared Council on Graduate Medical Education 24th annual report

How States Are Improving Access To Rural Behavioral Health Services: Medicaid Managed Care

May 31 NASHP blog

Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs): What The Research Tells Us

May 24 Primary Care Collaborative (PCC) webinar slides

Accountable Care – CMS Requests Comments on Definition and Commitment Curve

June 3 CMS HCP LAN announcement and request for public comment

Your Electronic Health Record

June 2 AAHD All of Us Research news resource

CDC National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) – New Directions and Activities

May 25 NCHS director and leadership meeting with Friends of NCHS slides