Week of July 7, 2020

Understanding the Direct Support Workforce in the U.S. for Persons with ID/DD

June 2 Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Journal announced article abstract
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Direct Support Workforce for Persons with ID/DD – COVID-19 Survey Results

July 1 University of MN, Institute on Community Integration and NADSP shared survey summary
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Integrating Services and Improving Outcomes for People with Disabilities and Older Adults – ACL Seeks Input by August 31

June 10 ACL request for state opportunities strategic framework ideas and information; 10 areas are identified by ACL
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Social Determinants of Health, Emergency Department Utilization, and Persons with ID/DD

June 24 Disability and Health Journal article; there is a fee for the entire article
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Options To Support Medicaid Providers in Response To COVID-19

June 17 Kaiser Family Foundation blog
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Medicaid & CHIP and COVID-19 Responses: Additional CMS FAQs for State Agencies

June 30 CMS announced FAQs
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Caring for Older Adults with Complex Needs in the COVID-19 Pandemic: Lessons from PACE Innovations

June 30 RWJ & 7 Foundation Collaborative Better Care Playbook webinar materials; PACE – Medicare Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly
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Behavioral Health and Primary Care During and After COVID-19

June 29 Primary Care Collaborative webinar slides
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How COVID-19 Exposed Gaps in Substance Use Care

June 15 ASTHO blog
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Improving Quality for Rural Communities at Risk of Opioid Abuse

June 30 Discern shared Pharmacy Quality Alliance annual conference presentation
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ONDCP Releases Rural Community Substance Abuse Toolkit

July 2 NASADAD shared ONDCP toolkit

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Supply and Distribution of Primary Care Workforce in Rural America

June 25 Federal Office of Rural Health Policy shared research report
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Technology-Based Outreach To Increase Access To Care and Support in Time of Crisis

June 30 SAMHSA-NASMHPD-FFCMA-MHA webinar materials
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The Evidence Base for Telehealth and COVID-19

May 15 AHRQ announced white paper

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Supporting Family Caregivers in Faith-Based Communities

June 17 AARP webinar video recording
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Role of Religion and Spirituality in Recovery and Serious Mental Illness

June 18 SAMHSA MH Technology Transfer Center Network webinar materials
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Social Risk and Medicare’s Value-Based Programs

June 29 HHS ASPE 2nd report to Congress
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Here Comes the Hard Part: States, Cities Face Grim Budget Picture as Many State Fiscal Years Begin

July 1 Governing featured story
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Ethical Issues in the Management of COVID-19

June 25 Network for Public Health Law webinar materials
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