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AAHD 2018 Anniversary Membership Drive: click here

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

AAHD 2018 Public Policy Priorities Read more

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

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

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

AAHD Joins CACH Project with CBPP..more info, click here.

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


Promoting Health Equity – 6 Tips and Lessons

April 16 Human Impact (HIP) lessons from 4 recent webinars, in collaboration with several other associations
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Addressing Social Determinants of Health Through Medicaid ACOs (Accountable Care Organizations)

April 18 Center for Health Care Strategies summary of research blog

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Health Outcome Measures – Physical Health, Mental Health – Young Adults Dually Eligible for Medicare and Medicaid

April 16 ACL sharing of CMS & Mathematica request for comments
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Measuring Health Outcomes – Special Olympics Seeks Consultants – May 7 Deadline

April Special Olympics International RFP
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Peer (Mental Health) Operated Services – Deep Dive into Two Models

April 18 SAMHSA-NASMHPD-NCBH webinar slides
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