Week of January 10, 2023

Improving the Medicaid Buy-In for Workers with Disabilities

December 20 Bipartisan Policy Center webinar and report

Medicaid Home-and-Community-Based Services (HCBS): Supporting People with ID/DD Transition to the Community

January 5 Council on Quality and Leadership (CQL) resource article

Persons Dually Eligible for Medicare and Medicaid with ID/DD: Improving Care

December 20 Applied Self-Direction shared Health Affairs article

Long-Term Care Policy Guide for State Policymakers

January 6 ADvancing States shared Council of State Governments guide

Medicaid – Unwinding and Returning To Regular Operations After COVID-19: CMS

January 6 CMA announced guidance

Long COVID – 5 Big Unanswered Questions

December 27 Washington Post article

Long COVID – New Research

December 15 NIHCM webinar video and materials

Post-COVID Conditions and Health Care Utilization Among Adults with Disabilities

December 19 Disability and Health Journal article

Integrating Behavioral Health-General Health-Primary Care: Enacted Into Law

January 3 AAHD web posted, including NHMH summary of the Omnibus Consolidated Appropriations Act legislative provisions

Integrating Behavioral Health and Primary Care: Cherokee Health Systems

December 28 HRSA BPHC BH-TA posted two day virtual learning academy materials

Accessible Medical Diagnostic Equipment in Primary Care

December 3 Disability and Health Journal article

Medicaid Managed Care Opportunities To Promote Health Equity in Primary Care

December 19 Center for Health Care Strategies blog

Medicare Dual Eligible Persons Special Needs Plans (D-SNPs) – State Medicaid Contracting

December 13 and 15 Center for Health Care Strategies webinars’ materials

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention: ACL Program Evaluations

December 27 ACL announced evaluations

Reducing Chronic Disease Through Physical Activity and Nutrition: Public Health Practice in the Field

January 4 TFAH shared, CDC sponsored, Sage Journals article

Health Care Quality Metrics and Measures – Resource Guide

December 20 ACL ADBI shared resource guide

Continuity of Care: Quality Measure Validation

December 27 NQF shared ABFM Annals of Family Medicine article

Social and Functional Risk Adjustment to Quality Measurement

December 21 National Quality Forum technical guidance report

Unlocking the Virtual Front Door: An Examination of Federal Technology’s Accessibility for People with Disabilities, Older Adults, and Veterans

December Senate Special Committee on Aging report

Use of Telehealth During the COVID-19 Era

January 3 AHRQ announced report

Improving Rural Health Through Telehealth-Guided Provider-to-Provider Communication

December 29 AHRQ announced report

State Telemedicine Coverage Requirements Continue To Evolve

December 20 Commonwealth Fund report

Disparities in Patient Portal Access and the Role of Providers in Encouraging Access and Use

January 6 NACBH shared, November 30 Journal of AMIA article

Behavioral Health Workforce Crisis – 3 Papers

January 5 NCMW announced, 3 NCMW-HMA briefs