This contract developed data bases to supplement the Federal Employees Health Benefits Data used to develop the drug risk adjustment system for Medicare part D drug plans for low-income and disabled populations; explored geographic variation by state in drug prices and drug utilization; and examined the joint effects on drug plan risk of the combi
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What About the Dads? Child Welfare Agencies' Efforts to Identify, Locate, and Involve Nonresident Fathers
Most foster children are not living with their fathers at the time they are removed from their homes. Once in foster care, these children may experience even less contact with their nonresident fathers. This study sought to assess typical child welfare practice with respect to nonresident fathers of children in foster care. The study also examined
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services An Evaluation of the Veterans Administration Housebound and Aid and Attendance Allowance Program John M. Grana, Ph.D., and Sandra M. Yamashiro, M.P.A. Project HOPE, Center for Health Affairs April 15, 1987 PDF Version: http://aspe.hhs.gov/daltcp/reports/vahbap.pdf (152 PDF pag
Pew Internet & American Life Project: Online life report EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE AT NOON (EST) SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 26 The online health care revolution: How the Web helps Americans take better care of themselves Principal authors: Susannah Fox, Director of Research, Lee Rainie, Director John Horrigan, Senior Research Specialist Am
This research was funded under a cooperative agreement between the Missouri Department of Social Services and the US Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Measuring the Activities of Daily Living Among the Elderly: A Guide to National Surveys Joshua M. Wiener and Raymond J. Hanley The Brookings Institution October 1989 PDF Version
Enabling Personal Preference: The Implementation of the Cash and Counseling Demonstration in New Jersey
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Enabling Personal Preference: The Implementation of the Cash and Counseling Demonstration in New Jersey Barbara Phillips and Barbara Schneider Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. March 2003 PDF Version
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Welfare Mothers as Potential Employees: A Statistical Profile Based on National Survey Data Nicholas Zill, Ph.D., Kristin A. Moore, Ph.D., Christine Winquist Nord, Ph.D., and Thomas Stief Child Trends, Inc. February 25, 1991 PDF Version: http://aspe.hhs.gov/daltcp/reports/1991/
From Prison to Home: The Effect of Incarceration and Reentry on Children, Families, and Communities Prisoners and Families: Parenting Issues During Incarceration Creasie Finney Hairston, PhD Jane Addams College of Social Work University of Illinois at Chicago December 2001 [ Project Home Page | List of Conference Papers ]
Pretesting a Human Trafficking Screening Tool in the Child Welfare and Runaway and Homeless Youth Systems
This report summarizes findings from a study to develop and pre-test a human trafficking screening tool with 617 youth in runaway and homeless youth (RHY) and child welfare (CW) settings. The tool was found to be accessible, easy to administer, and effective in identifying trafficked youth in these settings, though additional research is needed.
Toward a Social Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Programs to Expand Supported Employment Services: An Interpretive Review of the Literature
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Toward a Social Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Programs to Expand Supported Employment Services: An Interpretive Review of the Literature David Salkever Westat, Inc. December 31, 2010 PDF Version: http://aspe.hhs.gov/daltcp/reports/2010/supempLR.pdf (50 PDF pages)
The JOBS Evaluation: Monthly Participation Rates in Three Sites and Factors Affecting Participation Levels in Welfare-to-Work Programs
prepared by Gale Hamilton of the Manpower Demonstration Research Corporation for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the U.S. Department of Education, July, 1995.
The Greenbook Initiative Final Evaluation Report Final February 2008 Prepared by: The Greenbook National Evaluation Team ICF International 9300 Lee Highway Fairfax, VA 22031
This project, which resulted in both a key highlights issue brief and a full report, examines how a state's ability to fund social welfare programs affects its state spending choices on programs to support low-income populations. The project includes a two-part study of state spending on social services. The first part uses existing data sources t
National Evaluation of Welfare-to-Work Strategies: 2-Year Child Outcomes Study (COS) Files: SAS variable label statements
/************************* CHILD OUTCOME SAMPLE: RECORD 1 OUTCOMES ***************************/ LABEL IDNUMBER = "Public Use File Sample Member ID Number " BRAKNRAW = "Braken Raw Score " LO25BBCS = "IF BBCS std score >=12 (>75TH PCTLE) " HI25BBCS = " " CTACDFD2 = "Focal Child