Trends in Residential Long-Term Care: Use of Nursing Homes and Assisted Living and Characteristics of Facilities and Residents
Brenda C. Spillman, Senior Research AssociatKorbin Liu, Principal Research AssociateCarey McGilliard, Research Assistant Urban Institute PDF Version: http://aspe.hhs.gov/daltcp/reports/2002/rltct.pdf (34 PDF pages)
Understanding Disparities in Persons with Multiple Chronic Conditions: Research Approaches and Datasets. Appendix E – Review of National Datasets and Data Systems: Summary Tables
Disclaimer: The information contained in this appendix was compiled by Abt Associates Inc. under contract #HHSP2333700IT to the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) in September 2013. Abt and ASPE are not liable for the accuracy or completeness of the information contained in this document, as the specifications of each data sy
Most MCC research in the United States has primarily been conducted on chronic conditions that are highly prevalent and well-known. Low-prevalence conditions and less prevalent combinations of conditions have not been well studied, even though patients with these findings represent one-third of all Medicare beneficiaries and 79% of expenditures.
Research Addressing the HHS Strategic Framework on Multiple Chronic Conditions. White paper #1: Understanding the High Prevalence of Low-Prevalence Chronic Disease Combinations: Databases and Methods for Research
The purpose of the first white paper was to explore how the “long tail” of the MCC population can be appropriately studied. As a first step, ASPE wanted to identify the existing data sources that could be used to understand the population, and to consider what steps might be taken in the future to improve the knowledgebase. ASPE’s guiding st
Assessing the Need for a National Disability Survey: Final Report. F. Augment Samples in Existing Surveys
Federal and state agency staff indicated that one way they attempt to address issues related to small survey sample sizes is to pool data across survey years. This is an effective and efficient means for increasing sample sizes when data have been collected consistently over time and it is reasonable to presume that population distributions for re
This is the final report of a project that assesses the need for developing and fielding another national disability survey data collection effort. It presents the findings from three principal project activities designed to assess whether existing data are sufficient to answer key disability-related research questions identified by the staffs of
Medicaid Financing for Services in Supportive Housing for Chronically Homeless People: Current Practices and Opportunities. 9. Conclusions and Implications
Many people are applying considerable effort to finding ways to use Medicaid more consistently to reimburse the costs of services to address the health and behavioral health problems of formerly homeless PSH tenants in ways that help them stay healthy and housed. One of the questions looming over PSH providers--how can we get our clients enrolled?
Medicaid Financing for Services in Supportive Housing for Chronically Homeless People: Current Practices and Opportunities. 3.1. Who is Eligible for Mental Health Services Covered Under Medicaid?
Each state establishes its own specific criteria for eligibility for community mental health services. Generally, in order for services to be covered there must be a need for mental health services for a mental disorder or suspected mental disorder, and the person must meet the first of the following three criteria, plus either one or both of
Medicaid Financing for Services in Supportive Housing for Chronically Homeless People: Current Practices and Opportunities
This Issue Paper describes the ways that Medicaid is being used now and might be used in the future under provisions of the Affordable Care Act of 2010 to serve chronically homeless people. [67 PDF pages]
This report summarizes the research literature on care coordination for people with Alzheimer's disease, with a particular focus on programs that coordinate both medical care and long-term services and supports. Overall, there is limited evidence of the effectiveness of these programs in improving patient outcomes or reducing health care utilizati
Decker, FH. 2005. Nursing homes, 1977-99: What has changed, what has not? Hyattsville, MD: National Center for Health Statistics. Eiken, S, K Sredl, B Burwell, and L Gold. 2011. Medicaid expenditures for long-term services and supports: 2011 update. Cambridge, MA: Thomson Reuters. Freedman, VA, E Crimmins, RF Schoeni, BC Spillman, H Aykan, E
Quality in Managed Long-Term Services and Supports Programs. Appendix E. Pennsylvania's Adult Community Autism Program
Element Description MLTSS Program Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Lead Agency
Quality in Managed Long-Term Services and Supports Programs. Appendix B. Michigan's Managed Specialty Supports and Services
Element Description MLTSS Program Medicaid Managed Specialty Supports and Services Concurrent 1915(b)/(c) Waiver Program
This report explores how several states have designed their quality monitoring and improvement programs for managed long-term services and supports (MLTSS). The authors focus on the early adopters of MLTSS as well as those programs that are presented considered "established". The findings demonstrate how states take somewhat different approaches
Environmental Scan of MLTSS Quality Requirements in MCO Contracts. Appendix N. Tennessee Tenncare Choices
Element Description/Notes State and Lead Agency Tennessee Department of Finance and Administration, Bureau of TennCare, Division of Long-term Services and Supports
Environmental Scan of MLTSS Quality Requirements in MCO Contracts. Appendix M. Pennsylvania Adult Community Autism Program
Element Description/Notes State and Lead Agency Pennsylvania Office of Developmental Programs, Bureau of Autism Services
Environmental Scan of MLTSS Quality Requirements in MCO Contracts. Appendix H. Michigan Medicaid Managed Specialty Supports and Services
Element Description/Notes State and Lead Agency Michigan Department of Community Health (MDCH)
Environmental Scan of MLTSS Quality Requirements in MCO Contracts. Appendix A. Arizona Long-term CARE System
Element Description/Notes State and Lead Agency Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
This report describes how frequently various quality requirement elements appear in managed care organization contracts, as well as some similarities and differences in the quality requirements.