Week of November 6

Washington State – CMS Managed FFS Agreement for Persons Dually Eligible for Medicare and Medicaid

See Washington State-CMS memorandum of understanding here.

DC-Maryland-Virginia Money Follows the Person Experience

See October 23 Washington Post article here.

Maryland – Use of CDC Community Transformation Grant

See Trust for America’s Health resource here.

North Adams, Massachusetts-US Department of Justice Reach ADA Settlement

October 16 Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) settlement DOJ press release is here.

30 Additional Primary Care-Behavioral Health Integration Sites Announced

The Center for Integrated Health Solutions announced November 2 the SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration) awarding of 30 additional integrated health sites. The total number of integrated sites is now 93.
Learn more now.

NASUAD Publishes 4th Edition of State Medicaid Integration Tracking Report

See National Association of States United for Aging and Disability report here.

IOM – The Value of Community-Based Prevention

November 2 Institute of Medicine report is here.

Combatting Chronic Health Problems Using Public Health Initiatives

Alliance for Health Reform (AHR) report is here.

Safety Net Challenges in Delivering through Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs)

The November 1 Health Affairs blog is here.

New Video on Culture, Language, and Health Literacy

October 31 HRSA (Health Resources and Services Administration) video is here.

Patient-Centered Medical Homes – Fall PCPCC Conference Presentations

Resources and presentations from the Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative (PCPCC) October fall conference are available here.

Health IT Workforce Shortages

October 17 Alliance for Health Reform (AHR) report is here.