Webinars

Technical Assistance for States in Application of Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Parity Requirements to Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Programs Overview CMS is offering one-on-one technical assistance (TA) and a series of peer learning sessions to assist states in implementation of the final parity rule. All states are encouraged to participate, regardless of […]

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    Wednesday, March 29, 2017 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm ET View the webinar Download the slides Do you have to make coverage decisions, design delivery system change, and/or implement new delivery models while ensuring quality? Research evidence, including Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER) and Patient-Centered Outcomes Research (PCOR), are valuable tools for state health policymakers to […]

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    March 15, 2017 | Filed under: ACA, Health Reform Hub, Webinars, Webinars
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    Monday, March 20, 2017, 3:30 pm – 4:45 pm ET View the webinar here Join co-sponsors the National Academy of Social Insurance, Nemours, and the National Academy for State Health Policy for an in-depth discussion of the ways in which state Medicaid policy currently supports and may evolve to more actively foster a Culture of […]

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    March 15, 2017 | Filed under: Medicaid, Webinars, Webinars
  • Provider burnout is widespread and becoming more pervasive over time. Using the experience of the Heart of Virginia Healthcare (HVH) as a lens, this webinar addresses the scope and impact of provider burnout, why states should care, and what states can do about it. HVH is one of seven regional cooperatives reaching 1500 primary care practices nationwide as part […]

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    Thursday, January 26, 2017 3:00 – 4:00PM View the webinar here. As states continue to focus on integrated care and delivery system reform, meaningful opportunities exist to improve care for people living with HIV (PLWH). In particular, states can use existing centers of care to promote “one-stop shopping” utilization of multidisciplinary services for PLWH and […]

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    January 26, 2017 | Filed under: Illinois, Medicaid, Publications, Webinars, Webinars
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    In this webinar, members of the National Academy for State Health Policy’s Pharmacy Costs Workgroup review 11 specific proposals for how states may curb the rising cost of pharmaceuticals. NASHP’s work group looks broadly at states as purchasers, regulators, policymakers, and investors to develop the next generation of state–based reforms to address the rapid growth […]

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    Date and Time: January 10, 2017 from 12:30-2:00 ET Download the slides View the webinar Each year taxpayers support at least $25 billion in spending by nonprofit hospitals, most of it for patient services, including charity care. All nonprofit hospitals must report community benefit spending to the IRS to qualify for tax-exempt status and a […]

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    January 10, 2017 | Filed under: Population Health, Webinars, Webinars
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    Date and Time: December 7th, 2016 from 3:00-4:00 PM ET View the webinar here Download the webinar slides: Purington Slides Pincus Slides Allen Slides Research shows that integrating physical and behavioral healthcare can yield better outcomes and reduce costs, and state policymakers across the country are working to incentivize integration as part of larger value-based health […]

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    December 9, 2016 | Filed under: Behavioral Health, Webinars, Webinars
  • State Health Policy Blog

    Research has shown that a quality home visit by a nurse, social worker, early childhood educator or other trained personnel during pregnancy and early parenting can improve the lives of families and their children both at an early age and well into adolescence and early adulthood. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and […]

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    Date and Time: January 9, 2017 from 1:30-2:30 Eastern Download the slides View the webinar This webinar will explore how states can use contracts with Medicare Advantage “D-SNP” plans to improve care for dual eligibles, advance Medicare-Medicaid alignment, and support broader payment and delivery system reform. Dual Eligible Special Needs Plans (D-SNPs) are Medicare Advantage […]

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