This is the PDF version of the meeting agenda for the October 2018 meeting of the Advisory Council on Alzheimer's Research, Care, and Services. More information about the National Alzheimer's Project Act is available at https://aspe.hhs.gov/national-alzheimers-project-act or meeting section at https://aspe.hhs.gov/advisory-council-alzheimers-
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This is the PDF version of the meeting presentation given by Roderick Corriveau from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke for the October 2018 meeting of the Advisory Council on Alzheimer's Research, Care, and Services.
This is the PDF version of the meeting presentation given by Laura Gitlin and Rohini Khillan for the October 2018 meeting of the Advisory Council on Alzheimer's Research, Care, and Services.
This is the PDF version of the meeting presentation given by Richard Hodes from the National Institute on Aging for the October 2018 meeting of the Advisory Council on Alzheimer's Research, Care, and Services.
Primary and Behavioral Health Care Integration Program: Impacts on Health Care Utilization, Cost, and Quality
This report describes an extension of the RAND Corporation's evaluation of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's Primary and Behavioral Health Care Integration (PBHCI) grants program. PBHCI grants are designed to improve the overall wellness and physical health (PH) status of people with serious mental illness (SMI) or co
The 2018 HHS Data Strategy focuses on improving the Department’s capacity to develop statistical evidence to support policymaking and program evaluation over the next six to eight years. As the principal internal advisory body to the Secretary of Health and Human Services on the Department’s data and statistical policy, the HHS Data Council de
This is the PDF version of the National Research Summit on Care, Services, and Supports for Persons with Dementia and Their Caregivers presentation, Adapting Effective Interventions to Accommodate Concerns About Delivery Time, Cost, and Available Staff, given by Mary Mittelman from the New York University.
The 11 million individuals dually-eligible for Medicare and Medicaid are among the highest need populations in either program. However, a lack of coordination between the Medicare and Medicaid programs makes it difficult for individuals enrolled in both to navigate these fragmented systems of care and adds to the cost of both programs. Special Nee
Identifying Safety-Net Resources at Health Centers to Prevent Infectious Disease Transmission Resulting from the Opioid Epidemic
The impact of the opioid epidemic on infectious disease transmission is an important public health issue. The problem came dramatically to light in 2015 when an outbreak of new human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infections occurred in rural Scott County, Indiana. This qualitative study explores the experiences of community health centers (CHC) i
The Protecting Our Infants Act of 2015 (POIA) became law on November 25, 2015. The Act (Public Law 114-91) addressed problems related to prenatal opioid exposure called for HHS to review planning and coordination of HHS activities related to prenatal opioid exposure and neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS), and to study and develop recommendations f
This Performance Improvement 2007 report provides a brief summary of each of the evaluations completed by the Health and Human Services (HHS) during Fiscal Year 2006 (October 1, 2005 to September 30, 2006). All Performance Improvement reports, the full database of summaries or abstracts of the more than 8,000 current, ongoing, and past studies, an
This brief provides new evidence on the lifetime risk that older adults will need LTSS and receive paid services and supports. Using longitudinal household survey data from 1995 to 2014 from the Health and Retirement Study, we estimated the likelihood that adults ever development disabilities after age 65 and receive paid care, including paid home
Richard W. Johnson and Claire Xiaozhi Wang Urban Institute Printer Friendly Version in PDF Format (22 PDF pages)
Advisory Council on Alzheimer's Research, Care, and Services Meetings
The Indian Health Service (IHS) serves approximately 2.2 million American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) people in the U.S. According to surveillance data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, AI/AN populations have the highest incidence of acute hepatitis C virus (HCV) and the highest rate of HCV-related mortality relative to oth
This is the PDF version of the article "Alzheimer's Disease-Related Dementias Summit 2016: National Research Priorities" ( Neurology 2017;89:1-11) for the October 2018 meeting of the Advisory Council on Alzheimer's Research, Care, and Services.
This is the PDF version of the meeting presentations for Panel 2: Managing Behavioral Symptoms of AD/ADRD for the October 2018 meeting of the Advisory Council on Alzheimer's Research, Care, and Services. The Panel was introduced by Michelle Dionne-Vahalik, and moderated by Laura Gitlin. Panelists included Helen Kales, and Ellen McCreedy.
This report examines the role of long-term services and supports (LTSS) in Medicaid. It also examines how sociodemographic changes are likely to affect the demand for LTSS in the future, and as a result, Medicaid use and expenditures. The report shows: the demand for LTSS is likely to increase dramatically; LTSS is a major part of the Medicaid pro
For child support programs, the emergence of the gig economy presents a new dimension to the longstanding challenge of establishing and enforcing child support orders for noncustodial parents working outside traditional salaried employment – in jobs that are often temporary, part-time, and contingent. Infographic Infographic Text Versi
ADVISORY COUNCIL ON ALZHEIMER'S RESEARCH, CARE, AND SERVICES Monday, April 29, 2019 Printer Friendly Version in PDF Format (11 PDF pages)