Week of May 16, 2023

Health Care Delivery of Preventive Services for Persons with Disabilities: Comment To AHRQ

May 5 AHRQ resources and questions; submission deadline is May 26.

“Hospital at Home” – Latest Research

May 9 John Hartford Foundation shared April 26 research posting.

Collaborating Across Systems for Program Implementation

April 30 RWJ Systems for Action announced toolkit.

ACL Announces 2023 Chronic Disease Self-Management Education Grantee Cohort

May 10 ACL announcement.

Social Determinants of Health (SDOH): Healthy People Health Literature Summary Infographics

May 9 HHS Healthy People web posting.

Healthy People, Healthy States: Promising Practices To Address Health Disparities

May 3 National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP) toolkit.

Social Determinants of Health (SDOH) – ONC Learning Forum

May 9 HHS ONC announced learning forum.

Distribution of Direct Care Workforce COVID-19 Funding Between Rural and Urban Counties in MN and IL

May 11 HRSA funded Rural Health Research and Policy Centers shared Univ of MN paper.

Community Health Workers: State Policy TA – 6 States

May 4 National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP) announced CHW TA states – Alaska, CA, ME, MS, OK, TN.

Peer-Led, Community-Based Services That Promote Equity and Safety

April 28 Bazelon Ctr for MH Law (NASMHPD and SAMHSA supported) webinar slides.

Integrating Behavioral Health-General Health-Primary Care: Federal Agency Programs

Available here are six one-page websites on: AHRQ Academy for Integrating BH and Primary Care; CMS Medicaid Health Home program; CMS CMMI Integrated Care Resource Center; CMS CMMI Pathways for Specialty Care Coordination and Integration in Population Health; HRSA BH Integration TA program; and HRSA-SAMHSA jointly funded Center for Excellence for Integrated Health Solutions (administered by Nat Council Mental Wellbeing).

How Primary Care Investments Can Advance Equity

May 9 Milbank Memorial Fund blog.

Poor Communication Between Doctors and Patients, By Race and Ethnicity

May 2 AHRQ shared data.

Disability Statistics: State of the Science

May 9 Interagency Committee on Disability Research shared conference report and materials.

CMS Medicaid Access and Medicaid Managed Care Proposed Rules: Part 3

May 9 Legal Action Center overview for the Coalition for Whole Health. CMS rules were in news #16; HMA overview was in news #17.

Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act: Evaluation of 4 Programs

March 23 National Academy of Medicine announced evaluations.

Strategies To Support State-Local Collaboration on Opioid Settlement Spending

April 10 National Academy for State Health Policy blog.

COVID-19 Telemedicine Flexibilities for Prescribing Controlled Medications Extended for 6 Months

May 9 SAMHSA and DEA announcement

Innovative Solutions To National Addiction Crisis

May 10 ASAM-ACEP-both APAs-FVR Congressional briefing.

CMS Updated Digital Quality Measurement (dQM)

May 9 CMS announced dQM updates.