An evaluation examined a one-year old telephonic care management program in Rhode Island that tried to encourage depressed parents receiving Medicaid to seek mental health services. The program is one of four strategies being studied in the Enhanced Services for the Hard-to-Employ Demonstration and Evaluation Project (HtE). The HtE project is
This report, Performance Improvement 2010, the 16th annual report in this series, describes the findings from 113 studies completed during the fiscal year ending September 30, 2009. The study summaries and the publicly available database from which they are drawn are to be found at http://aspe.hhs.gov/pic/performance.
Performance Improvement 2009. Do Permanent Housing And Supportive Services Improve Conditions for the Chronically Homeless?
This performance assessment of the Collaborative Initiative to Help End Chronic Homelessness monitored client and system outcomes of a collaborative community-based approach that provided permanent supportive housing, case management, mental health and substance abuse treatment, primary health care, and veteran’s health services to disa
Performance Improvement 2009. How Can Relationship Skills Education, Financial Literacy And Asset Development Fields Collaborate To Improve Family Well-Being?
Researchers and practitioners from the marriage and relationship skills education, financial literacy and asset development fields met to discuss the relationship between family strengthening and financial practices to improve programmatic efforts and encourage collaborative policies designed to address long-term family and economic stability. Pa
Performance Improvement 2008. Does the Partnerships for Quality Program Improve the Rate of Research Translation and Quality?
This evaluation identified what Partnerships for Quality grantees sought to do, to what extent they succeeded, whether the partnerships contributed to grantee success accelerating the translation of research and evidence-based guidelines into practice, and how the funding agency´s infrastructure and program components contributed to this success.
Performance Improvement 2001. Evaluation of the AHRQ Evidence-Based Practice Center (EPC) Reports: A Survey of Customers: Final Report
The Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (AHCPR) supports 12 Evidence-based Practice Centers (EPCs) to undertake scientific analyses and evidence syntheses on high-priority topics.
Performance Improvement 2001: Evaluation Activities of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is the seventh annual report to Congress summarizing previous fiscal year evaluation efforts. The purpose of this report is to provide Congress with evaluative information on the Department's programs, policies, and strategies. It contains brief
Development and Implementation of Evidence-Based Practice Center (EPC) Program Evaluation
Performance Improvement 2000: Evaluation Activities of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is the sixth annual report to Congress summarizing previous fiscal year evaluation efforts. The purpose of this report is to provide Congress with evaluative information on the Department's programs, policies, activities, and strategies. It cont
TITLE: Development and Implementation of Evidence-Based Practice Center (EPC) Program Evaluation
MISSION: To generate and disseminate information that improves the health care system. Evaluation Program The Evaluation Program within the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (AHCPR) is designed to respond to three types of evaluation needs:
Performance Improvement 1997 is the second annual report of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on its evaluation activities. As a report to Congress, it summarizes the findings of HHS evaluations completed in fiscal year (FY) 1996. In that year, HHS agencies produced 87 evaluation reports and supported more than 250 evaluation
Evaluation of the Community Action Grant Program, All Phase I Grantees
Evidence Report/Technology Assessment: Criteria for Determining Disability in Speech-Language Disorders
Performance Improvement 2003: Evaluation Activities of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is the ninth annual report to Congress summarizing prior fiscal year evaluation efforts. The purpose of this report is to provide Congress with outcome-oriented evaluation findings for the Department’s programs, policies, and strategies. The re
This report, Performance Improvement 2013-2014, the 18th in this series, summarizes the key findings from studies completed during the two fiscal-year period ending September 30, 2013.
State Strategies for Improving Provider Collaboration and Care Coordination for Medicaid Beneficiaries with Behavioral Health Conditions
Allison Wishon Siegwarth, Matthew Kehn, Jonathan Brown, and Rebecca Kleinman February 2015 Printer Friendly Version in PDF Format: http://aspe.hhs.gov/pdf-report/state-strategies-improving-provider-collaboration-and-care-coordination-medicaid-beneficiaries-behavioral-health-conditions (13 PDF pages)
Evaluation of HHS Delivery System Reform Efforts and Affordable Care Act Provisions: Consolidated Evaluation Design Recommendations
By: Robert Mechanic, MBA, Jennifer Perloff Phd, Darren Zinner Phd, Moaven Razavi Phd, Michael J. Keane Dr. P.H Abstract The purpose of this project is to provide a thought piece about what type of coordinated framework might be developed for evaluating the evidence HHS will receive from the multiple delivery system reform initiatives planne
Contents Background and Purpose Methodology Summary of Key Findings and Stakeholder Suggestions Conclusions and Policy Implications A. Background and Purpose