Health Innovation Highlights: April 19, 2017

State Highlights

Reports from Alabama, Maryland, Massachusetts, Illinois, New Jersey, Ohio and Oregon

Eldercare Voices

Home Care Workers on the Interdisciplinary Care Team: A Win for Consumers and Clinicians

Corinne Eldridge is Executive Director of the California Long-Term Care Education Center, a non-profit educational institution dedicated to providing educational opportunities as tools of empowerment for long-term care workers to build better lives, provide quality care, and meet and invest in the critical needs of the long-term care workforce.

Noteworthy News

In this section:

  • Center Announces New Grant Program
  • CMS Announces AHC Grant Winners
  • North Dakota Program Helps Families Care for Alzheimer’s Patients at Home
  • Sign-On Letter From 50 Groups Opposing Bill That Would Eliminate NEMT

Featured Resources

In this section:

  • New Center Resource Summarizes Three MMCO Evaluation Reports on Duals Demonstrations
  • CMS Releases Quality Data on Race, Ethnicity and Gender in Medicare Advantage
  • New Cultural Competency Resources Available
  • Webinar Materials Available for Beyond Alzheimer’s Disease – Other Causes of Progressive Dementia in the Older Adult