Week of February 19

State Health Officers – National Prevention Strategy Toolkit

Association of State and Territorial Health Officers (ASTHO) report.
Learn more here.

Public Health Injury and Violence Prevention Programs – a State-by-State Report

Report of the Safe States Alliance.
Learn more here.

Guide to Clinical Preventive Services

February 12 Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) released report.
Learn more here.

13 States: HUD-HHS Rental Assistance Partnership for Persons with Disabilities

February 12 Departments of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and Health and Human Services (HHS) announcement. The 13 states are CA/DE/GA/IL/LA/MA/MD/MN/MT/NC/PA/TX/WA
Learn more here.

Community Living and Participation-Employment-Health and Function: National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) Priorities

Priorities for the NIDRR Rehabilitation Research and Training Centers (RRTC) program, announced February 12.
Learn more here.

Toward Healthy Schools

Report of the Coalition for Healthy Schools.
Learn more here.

California – MediCal (Medicaid) Beneficiaries Who Use Long Term Services and Supports

February 13 Scan Foundation report.
Learn more here.

Ohio: State-CMS MOU on Persons Dually Eligible for Medicare and Medicaid Includes Ombudsmen Program

January National Senior Citizens Law Center (NSCLC) analysis of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)-Ohio memorandum of understanding (MOU) on persons dually eligible includes an Ombudsmen program.
Learn more here.

Managing Integrated Care Models in Medicaid

New report from the National Health Law Program (NHeLP).
Learn more here.

How Health Reform Could Improve Child Welfare Outcomes

February 14 Governing article.
Learn more here.

Consumer (Patient) Engagement – Dedicated Topic of the February 2013 Health Affairs

A February 2013 Health Affairs Health Policy Brief summarizes the dedicated issue.
Learn more here.

Veterans Affairs: 2009-2012 Suicides

February 1 VA report.
Learn more here.

Veterans Affairs: Barriers to Mental Health Quality

February 13 VA Office of the Inspector General testimony to the House of Representatives.
Learn more here.