Week of April 25, 2023

How Disability Models Affect Person-Centeredness in (Medicaid) Home-and-Community-Based Services (HCBS)

April 19 NIDILRR NARIC shared Shirley Ryan Ability Lab ACL project paper

Persons Dually Eligible for Medicare and Medicaid: Population Statistical Profiles

Pages 2-3 chart from March 27 CMS MMCO annual report to Congress; report shared in April 18 news.

What Makes Medicaid, Medicaid?

April 17 NHeLP paper and web posted series of papers

Medicaid Stability Is Critical To Nation’s Continuum of Health Insurance Options

April 11 NAMD column in Health Affairs journal

Examining the Working Definition for Long COVID – NAM Seeks Comments

April 19 National Academy of Medicine call for comments; June 12 deadline

Community Health Workers and Serving Persons with Complex Needs

April 19 Playbook Better Care for People with Complex Needs announced programs resources

How Community Health Workers Are Impacting Rural Communities

April 5 ASTHO blog

Establishing Peer Support Services for Overdose Response: A Toolkit for Health Departments

April 19 NCMW shared March toolkit

President Announces Improving Care Initiatives

April 18 President’s initiative fact sheet, includes Home Care, LTSS Workers, and Family Caregivers

Blending and Braiding Funds: Opportunities To Strengthen State and Local Data and Evaluation Capacity in Human Services

April 14 Aligning for Health shared April 13 SSRN journal article

Toward a 21st Century National Data Infrastructure: Enhancing Survey Programs By Using Multiple Data Sources

March 31 National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine book for free download

State Use of Behavioral Health Performance Measures in Medicaid Managed Care Contracting

April 18 National Academy for State Health Policy shared materials

Rural Behavioral Health Crisis Continuum: Considerations and Strategies

April 18 National Academy for State Health Policy shared materials

9 Ways To Receive Better Mental Health Services in Primary Care

April 14 No Health without Mental Health (NHMH) blog

Easing the Primary Care Crisis with Value-Based Payments

April 13 Commonwealth Fund paper

Supporting Diverse Family Caregivers: A Guide

April National Alliance for Caregiving guide

Medicaid IMDs (Institutions for Mental Diseases): Budgetary Effects of Policies To Modify or Eliminate

April 13 CBO (Congressional Budget Office) analysis

Obesity in the United States: Increasing Access To Treatment

April 18 Bipartisan Policy Center event video

Understanding Obesity as a Disease

April 21 Commonwealth Fund blog

Exploring the Science of Measures of Body Composition, Body Fat Distribution, and Obesity

April 4 National Academy of Medicine announced workshop series