AAHD joins NIH in launching the All of Us Research Program to Advance Precision Medicine

 

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Latest Issue of Disability and Health Journal -July 2019

Issue Highlights

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

News to Use

AAHD 2019 Anniversary Membership Drive: click here

AAHD – Disability & Health Journal, July 2019 issue available here

AAHD updates Medicaid Social Media Toolkit…. click here

AAHD Call to Action to Promote the All of Us Research Program to People with Disabilities… click here

AAHD’s Public Policy Center – learn more about AAHD’s policy work…..click here.

AAHD invites women with disabilities to take survey on breast health screening accessibility…… click here

AAHD Disability and Public Health Newsletter….click here for weekly update.

Person-Centered Planning and Practice: ACL & NQF Definitions

Slides 22-23 from the May 3, ACL funded, National Quality Forum administered PCPP committee meeting #one
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Self Determination in Services & Supports – Serving Persons with ID/DD

Page 10 from the July 31 Council on Quality and Leadership symposium guide (with 2 other orgs)
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Medicaid Home-and-Community-Based Services (HCBS) Settings Rule: CMS on Heightened Scrutiny Review

August 2 CMS Information Bulletin
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The Impact of Community Health Workers – Research Review

August 6 PCORI announced and funded Families USA video
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Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) – Importance and Role – Serving Persons with ID/DD

Pages 7 & 8 from the July 31 Council on Quality and Leadership symposium guide (with 2 other orgs)
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Medicaid Personal Care Services – Electronic Visit Verification: Good Faith Efforts

August 8 CMS Information Bulletin
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