Week of October 23

AHRQ – Quality Improvement Measures for Persons with Disabilities

October 15 Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) report is here.

AHRQ Shares Article– Child Health Insurance Quality Measures-Too Stringent?

October 19 Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) shared JABFM article on the status of quality measures under CHIPRA (Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act).
Learn more now.

Workplace Wellness Programs – 13 Large Companies Share 8 Strategies

October 12 EHS Today article is here.

Workplace Wellness – 15 States’ Public Employee Benefits Programs

October 12 StatesmanJournal.com (Oregon) article is here.

GAO Examines Prevention and Public Health Fund (PPHF) Expenditures

October 15 GAO (Government Accountability Office) study prepared for the U.S. Congress is here.

Revising Health Professional Shortage Areas

October 18 Community Health Councils (CHC) report is here.

Integrating Primary Care and Behavioral Health

October 12 Colorado Beacon Consortium brief is here.

Reducing Infant Mortality Strategies

October 16 CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) webinar results are here.

Using Managed Care in Medicaid and CHIP – 20 States

October 17 Urban Institute study is here.

States’ Implementation of Health Insurance Exchanges and Other Reforms – 10 States

October 17 Urban Institute study is here.

Persons Dually Eligible for Medicare and Medicaid – 26 State Proposals

October 12 Kaiser Family Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured report is here.

Persons Dually Eligible for Medicare and Medicaid – the Massachusetts Approach

October 17 Kaiser Family Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured report is here.

CMS October 24, 3:00 PM (Eastern Time) Webinar on Medicare Basics

Register for Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) webinar here.