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


National Disability Navigator Resource Collaborative


National Disability Navigator Resource Collaborative

Learn more about Disability Research and Dissemination Center (DRDC)

Latest Issue of Disability and Health Journal -October 2018

Issue Highlights

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

News to Use

AAHD 2018 Anniversary Membership Drive: click here

Join AAHD in a health insurance and Medicaid Twitter Chat on Nov. 19th more info

Open Enrollment Year Six (OE6) for health insurahttps://twitter.com/AAHD1nce is set to begin Nov. 1, 2018….more info

Join AAHD in the All of Us Includes Disability Twitter Chat…more info

AAHD – Disability & Health Journal, October 2018 issue available here

AAHD launches breast health conversation, “Empowerment Exchange”… click here

Frederick J. Krause Scholarship on Health and Disability Deadline: Nov. 15, 2018 more info

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

AAHD to Support Community Catalyst ACA Enrollment Outreach Project.. click here.

AAHD Launches Breast Cancer Screening Survey. To participate, click here.

AAHD To Support CACH Project with CBPP..more info,

Visit AAHD’s National Disability Navigator Resources Collaborative to learn about ACA Enrollment and Community Outreach Collaboratives at  www.nationaldisabilitynavigator.org


The Prospect of CMS (Medicaid) Paying for Housing Attracts Attention, Advice, Questions

November 24 Modern Healthcare article on HHS Secretary Speech
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Developing An Integrated Quality Management System for CBOs Serving Persons with ID/DD, Mental Illness, and Related Disabilities

November 13 Council on Quality & Leadership webinar slides and materials; tutorial for community-based organizations (CBOs)
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How Can Community Health Workers Best Help Patients Who Are Chronically Ill

November 27 PCORI blog on published results; scroll down the page – this is 4th of 5 blogs
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Community Care Coordination Systems: Leveraging Technology To Close the Loop

November 6 Public Health Institute Dialogue4Health webinar materials
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The Learning Curve After Implementation of Collaborative Care in a State Mental Health Integration Program: Washington State

November 20 Psychiatric Services article
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