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 -October 2014


Issue Highlights

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

News to Use

TSA – Call TSA Cares toll free at 1-855-787-2227 if you or a family member has a disability or medical condition

AAHD and Drexel University On Line form partnership for tuition reduction for AAHD members – More info here.

AAHD Launches 2014 Membership Campaign….click here.

AAHD Receives Year Two Funding for NDNRCMore info here.

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

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

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

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.

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New On Line Training Modules: Project Accessibility USA

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

 

“Rapid and Sustainable Public Health Research During Disasters

November 14 IOM (Institute of Medicine) workshop summary
Learn more here.

“Improving Patient Use of Interactive Preventive Health Records

November 14 AHRQ (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality) announced NIH report.
Learn more here.

“Healthy Behavior Incentives: Opportunities for Medicaid”

Center for Health Care Strategies November 6 publication, financed by the RWJ Foundation.
Learn more here.

“Risk Stratification to Inform Care Management for Persons Dually Eligible for Medicare and Medicaid”

November 5 Center for Health Care Strategies publication, financed by the Commonwealth Fund and Scan Foundation
Learn more here.

Targeted Case Management for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities: Missouri Medicaid Payments Disallowed

November 6 HHS Office of the Inspector General (OIG) report.
Learn more here.… Read More »»

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