Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration January 17, 2019 Printer Friendly Version in PDF Format (109 PDF pages)
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How many families might be newly reached by child support cooperation requirements in SNAP and subsidized child care, and what are their characteristics?
States have flexibility to require a person that receives SNAP or subsidized child care to cooperate with the child support program. This infographic introduces the child support cooperation policy variation across the states and then presents characteristic information about the custodial and noncustodial parents that may be subject to cooperat
By statute, the majority of patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) are eligible for Medicare, regardless of age. Kidney transplantation is ultimately considered the best treatment for ESRD, but ESRD-related eligibility for Medicare coverage extends for only 36 months post-transplant.
Substance use disorders (SUDs) represent a serious public health problem in the United States. Recent attention has focused most on opioid use, including heroin use and prescription opioid misuse, with the attendant high rates of opioid-related overdoses. Alcohol use disorders are more common than opioid use disorders and also represent a public h
Peggy O'Brien, Erika Crable, Catherine Fullerton, and Lauren Hughey Truven Health Analytics March 2019 Printer Friendly Version in PDF Format (201 PDF pages)
Nancy Archibald, Michelle Soper, Leah Smith, and Alexandra Kruse Center for Health Care Strategies Joshua Wiener RTI International Printer Friendly Version in PDF Format (59 PDF pages)
This is the PDF version of the National Research Summit on Care, Services, and Supports for Persons with Dementia and Their Caregivers presentation, Evolving Knowledge About the Health Effects of Caregiving to Persons with Dementia and Other Conditions, given by Lisa Fredman from the Boston University School of Public Health.
Richard W. Johnson Urban Institute Printer Friendly Version in PDF Format (26 PDF pages)
This brief aims to arm service providers with information regarding available evidence about interventions to prevent or reduce prolonged youth homelessness, in order to support providers in using their resources as efficiently and effectively as possible.
The objectives of this research effort were to collect feedback through interviews with physicians in small rural practices on the initial implementation of Medicare’s Quality Payment Program in 2017, a new value-based purchasing program for Medicare physicians. RAND's findings suggest that small rural practices are struggling to participate in
This is the PDF version of the meeting presentations for Panel 1: When Dementia is Different: Meeting the LTSS Needs of a Heterogeneous Population for the October 2018 meeting of the Advisory Council on Alzheimer's Research, Care, and Services. The Panel was introduced by Katherine Brandt, and moderated by Cynthia Huling Hummel. Panelists included
This is the PDF version of the meeting presentations for Panel 3: Integrating Clinical and Home and Community-Based Services for the October 2018 meeting of the Advisory Council on Alzheimer's Research, Care, and Services. The Panel was introduced and moderated by Becky Kurtz. Panelists included Tim Engelhardt, Debra Cherry, Kathy Vesley-Massey an
Between 1996 and 2013, there was a 54% decrease in the incidence of diabetes-related end-stage renal disease (ESRD-DM) in American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/ AN) populations. This decline has occurred since the Special Diabetes Program for Indians (SDPI) was established in 1997. We estimate that the decrease in ESRD-DM incidence resulted in 2
Gary R. Bond, Debra Lerner, Robert E. Drake, Cheryl Reidy, and Jacky Choi Westat Printer Friendly Version in PDF Format (55 PDF pages)
Public Comment Index on the National Plan for Alzheimer's Disease and the National Alzheimer's Project Act
This is the PDF version of the information sheet "Healthy Brain Initiative: Making Alzheimer's Our Next Public Health Success Story" for the July 2018 meeting of the Advisory Council on Alzheimer's Research, Care, and Services.
This is the PDF version of the information card "Alzheimer's Disease and Healthy Aging Program: Providing Resources to Promote Independence and Wellbeing" for the July 2018 meeting of the Advisory Council on Alzheimer's Research, Care, and Services.
This PDF was submitted as an attachment to a Public Comment sent to the Advisory Council on Alzheimer's Research, Care, and Services and/or the National Alzheimer's Project Act website. More information about the National Alzheimer's Project Act is available at https://aspe.hhs.gov/national-alzheimers-project-act .