National Disability Navigator Resource Collaborative


Click here to visit NDNRC website.

Learn more about Disability Research and Dissemination Center (DRDC)

and 2014 Research Opportunities at www.disabilityresearchcenter.com

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AAHD Policy Updates.


Latest Issue of Disability and Health Journal -July 2014


Issue Highlights

Dedicated to improve overall health and reduce health disparities for people with disabilities through health promotion and wellness.

News to Use

Recently released Guidelines on Disability Inclusion on Physical Activity, Nutrition and Obesity: click here.  Also click on guidelines on the right of this page.

Tutorial Videos for Accessing Data on the Health of People with Disabilities. To access the videos, click here.

Visit AAHD Public Policy Center for Latest Policy Updates

AAHD - Disability & Health Journal, July 2014 issue available here.

Disability and Public Health in Media….click here for weekly update.

New On Line Training Modules: Project Accessibility USA

CMS Announces Opportunity to Apply for Navigator Grants in Federally-Facilitated and State Partnership Marketplaces: www.grants.gov . Search for CFDA 93.332 or Funding Opportunity CA-NAV-14-002.

CMS posts Special Enrollment Period and Medicaid/Chip screener tool at www.healthcare.gov/screener

“The Axes of Access – Improving Care for Patients with Disabilities”

Visit the updated National Center on Health Physical Activity and Disability website (May 2014)  www.nchpad.org

AAHD Launches 2014 Membership Campaign….click here.

“Getting the Right Health Care: How the NDNRC Can Help” Webinar – See PowerPoint.

Project Accessibility Launches Breast Health Resource Portal:  www.project-accessibility-usa.org

CDC: Disability and Health Data System  Click here. 

 

CNN – Cities That Inspire Healthy Lifestyles – Load Your Experience Serving Persons with Disabilities

August 11 CNN posting – load your city’s experience in promoting health and wellness for persons with disabilities.
Learn more here.

Barriers to Community Participation and Housing Experienced by People with Mobility Disabilities

Two new infographics by the Kansas University research and training center.
Learn more here.

New CDC Health Systems Transformation and Improvement Web Portal Focused on Public Health

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Learn more here.

Oregon: AHRQ Features Person & Family Centered “Care”

August 5 Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) feature of the nonprofit Oregon Healthcare Quality Corporation.
Learn more here.… Read More »»

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