Developing Alternatives to Long-Term-Care Placement

REGISTER FOR THIS WEBINAR HERE. In this webinar, the Institute on Aging (IOA) presenter Dustin Harper will describe its work in California to develop alternatives to long-term-care placement for older adults and individuals with disabilities. He will talk about IOA’s experience adapting a model of care originally developed with an Area Agency on Aging to multiple …

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Washington State’s Health Home Model: A Home-Based, Person-Centered Approach to Improving Health Outcomes

REGISTER FOR THIS WEBINAR HERE. In response to nationwide efforts to better coordinate and manage service delivery to Medicaid recipients, the State of Washington initiated the Health Home Model of care coordination, which focuses on high-cost, at-risk Medicaid enrollees who have one or more chronic health conditions. These beneficiaries struggle with multiple issues, such as access …

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Medicare Advantage and Community-Based Organizations: Opportunities and Challenges in Caring for People with Complex Needs

Set up an account and register HERE. The Balanced Budget Act of 2018, which included the Creating High-Quality Results and Outcomes Necessary to Improve Chronic (CHRONIC) Care Act, offers new flexibility for Medicare Advantage (MA) plans to provide additional supplemental benefits to people with Medicare who have chronic illnesses, and functional and health-related social needs. …

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CMS Webinar: Creating Partnerships to Address Non-Medical Needs of Medicaid Beneficiaries with Complex Care Needs and High Costs

 THIS WEBINAR HAS PASSED   This webinar will feature speakers from two states – Connecticut and Michigan – discussing strategies used in their state Medicaid programs to address the non-medical needs of Medicaid beneficiaries through linkages across state agencies and through connections with community-based organizations. The webinar is part of a series being put on …

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Understanding and Promoting the Value of Chronic Care Management Services

THIS WEBINAR HAS PASSED. TO ACCESS THE SLIDES AND RECORDING, CLICK HERE During this webinar, sponsored by Qualis Health, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) experts discuss the benefits of providing Chronic Care Management (CCM) services and changes for CCM in the Physician Fee Schedule final rule. A new outreach and education campaign from …

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