Week of March 26

Many Physician Offices Do Not Accommodate, Thus Do Not Serve, Persons with Disabilities (“Mobility Impairments”)

March 19 Annals of Internal Medicine.
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County Health Ratings

2013 annual report by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin.
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Accountable Care Communities (ACC) – Akron, Ohio Public Health Model

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Becoming a Medical Neighborhood – Colorado Beacon Consortium Model

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State Studies – Cost Effective Home and Community-Based Services

AARP report.
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State-by-State Medical Home Performance Profiles for Children with Special Health Care Needs

Report of the Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative.
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State Profiles – National Survey of Children’s Health

Report of the Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative.
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CDC Releases National Health Interview Survey – 2012 Early Release

March 21 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) release of 15 health measures.
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CDC – Health, United States, 2011

March 22 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) release.
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U.S. Military – “Healthy Base Initiative”

March 21 announcement.
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Illinois-Massachusetts-Ohio-Washington: Comparing CMS Approved Demos to Serve Persons Dually Eligible for Medicare and Medicaid

March 18 Kaiser Family Foundation analysis.
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Florida: CMS Approved Managed Long Term Services and Supports Program

March 19 National Senior Citizens Law Center (NSCLC) analysis.
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Arkansas and Ohio: HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius Encourages States To Expand Medicaid By Subsidizing Private Insurance

March 21 New York Times article.
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Texas – Converting Medicaid to a Block Grant

March 21 proposal by the Texas Public Policy Institute and American Enterprise Institute.
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