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

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Latest Issue of Disability and Health Journal -October 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

ACA Open Enrollment Begins November 1, 2019click here.

Quality-Adjusted Life Years and DisabilityNCD Report

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

Collaborative on Health Reform and Independent Living (CHRIL) 2019 National Survey on Health and Disability….click 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.

Service Disrupted: Managed Long-Term Services and Supports Falling Short for Adults with ID/DD: 8 States – AZ, AR, IA, KS, MI, NC, TN, WI

November 12 Community Catalyst report
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Medicaid Home-and-Community-Based Services: CAHPS Experience Survey – New Data Base

November 14 AHRQ announced, October 2 AHRQ-CMS webinar on CAHPS (Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems) HCBS data base
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Medicaid Home-and-Community-Based Services: How Waivers Across States Vary for Children with Medical Complexity

November 14 Lucile Packard Foundation for Children’s Health issue brief
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Treating the Whole Patient: Addressing the Physical Health Needs of Individuals with Serious Mental Illness

November 15 NASMHPD shared, SAMHSA funded, American Psychiatric Association SMI Advisory November-March trainings
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Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities National Training Center

November 15 NASMHPD shared, ACL funded, University of Alaska, Anchorage center training
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