Contracting Dos & Don’ts – Part One of a New Multi-Part Contracting Toolkit

When health care entities contract with aging and disability community-based organizations (CBOs) to support the needs of older adults and persons with disabilities, they can help improve health outcomes and create cost savings. However, contracting with health care entities can prove challenging for many CBOs. As a result, the Aging and Disability Business Institute’s new …

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A View From the Field: Future Directions for Contracting Between Health Care and Community-Based Organizations

In June 2019, the Aging and Disability Business Institute convened a meeting of over 40 leaders from the Aging and Disability Networks, including government partners, private philanthropy, national organizations, Area Agencies on Aging and other community-based organizations (CBOs) that are leading the field in health care contracting. At the meeting, we collectively considered two key …

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More Time to Tell Us About Your Health Care Contracting Experience

We have always recognized the value of your time—especially now with the COVID-19 pandemic affecting all levels of the Aging Network. In response to increased demands on AAAs and community-based organizations (CBOs), the Aging and Disability Business Institute has extended the deadline to fill out our health care contracting survey. You now have until May …

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Taking the Pulse of an Evolving Field: Share Your Experiences with Health Care Contracting

The Aging and Disability Business Institute wants to hear from you! In partnership with Scripps Gerontology Center of Excellence at Miami University, the Business Institute has launched a survey seeking information from aging and disability CBOs on how they are partnering and contracting with health care entities in a rapidly evolving market. By responding to …

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Participants Chosen for Medicare Advantage and Network Operations Learning Collaboratives

Over the next six months, participants of the Medicare Advantage Learning Collaborative will be engaged in a curriculum that will provide them with knowledge and skills to pursue partnerships and contracts with Medicare Advantage plans for delivery of home and community-based services (HCBS). The Network Operations Learning Collaborative will, over the next six months, engage …

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Aging and Disability Business Institute Learning Collaborative Capstone Meeting

The Aging and Disability Business Institute recently brought together participants from its three most recent learning collaboratives at an in-person meeting where they shared insights on their experiences and the knowledge they gained in the areas of health IT, new opportunities in Medicare Advantage and expanding their successful partnerships with health care. Held over the …

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Aging and Disability Business Institute Now Accepting Applications for the 2020 Network Operations Learning Collaborative

The purpose of the Network Operations Learning Collaborative (NetOps), hosted by the Aging and Disability Business Institute at the National Association for Area Agencies on Aging (n4a), is to provide not-for-profit community-based integrated networks and network lead entities/brokers with the knowledge and skills to build the operations and sustainability of their network for delivery of …

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Aging and Disability Business Institute Honors Institute on Aging with The John A. Hartford Foundation 2019 Business Innovation Award

For Immediate Release July 30, 2019 Contact: Joellen Leavelle, jleavelle@n4a.org and 202-719-8890 New Orleans—Today, the Aging and Disability Business Institute presented the California-based Institute on Aging with The John A. Hartford Foundation 2019 Business Innovation Award for its pioneering work in helping older adults transition from institutional settings into the community where they can live …

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Aging and Disability Business Institute and the National Council of Aging Select Participants in Medicare Advantage Learning Collaborative

The Aging and Disability Business Institute at the National Association for Area Agencies on Aging (n4a) and the National Council on Aging (NCOA) are pleased to announce that they have selected 11 community-based organizations (CBOs) and networks to participate in a Medicare Advantage Learning Collaborative (MALC) from an applicant pool of more than 100 well-qualified …

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