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Health System Integration: Interesting Opportunity for Public Health



As a nation we have not done very well integrating health systems, payers, public health departments, and community based agencies. The key findings in obesity, diabetes, access, poverty, and tobacco underscore the need for service integration. The drumbeat for the integration of services among delivery systems with community-based organizations has become louder in recent years. In the…

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Added by Jay Bhatt on June 30, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments

States, Fed Gov Look to Contractors to Communicate the ACA's Message

Government Contractors are attempting to find work communicating with U.S. citizens about healthcare exchanges.

One of the ways these companies will interact with citizens on behalf og governments is to operate customer service centers.

An example, MAXIMUS recently opened a center in Maryland, which will help citizens with questions about enrolling in a health plan.

It’s too early for customers to enroll in insurance plans yet, but the center is…

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Added by Tim Watson on August 8, 2013 at 4:45pm — No Comments

The “Iowa Compromise”: Reaching Agreement on the Medicaid Expansion for Iowans

BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE July 26, 2013



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Added by Ron Manderscheid on July 29, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments

The Supreme Court Approves the 2014 Medicaid Expansion: What Now?

BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE

July 18, 2012

 

by Ron Manderscheid

 

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Added by Ron Manderscheid on July 18, 2012 at 1:12pm — No Comments

Giving Perspective to Our Expectations

BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE 10-15-10



Keep health reform’s expectations in perspective

Implementing a century’s worth of vital reforms will take time—it won’t happen overnight



by Ron Manderscheid, PhD, Executive Director, NACBHDD



This year has been very momentous and tumultuous. Health reforms needed for at least a century have succeeded, and implementation has just started. These reforms are desperately needed to promote our overall health and well being as a civil… Continue

Added by Ron Manderscheid on October 19, 2010 at 11:13am — No Comments

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