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medical-homes

Two National Council Members Win CMS Health Care Innovation Grant for Integration Programs

This week, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced the first 26 Health Care Innovation grants that have been awarded, including  to two National [...]

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Five Health Policy Battles and Trends to Watch in 2012

1. Medicare Physician Pay Fix: In the last hours of its 2011 session, Congress enacted a short-term deal that postponed for two months a scheduled [...]

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January 2011 Implementation Update: 7 Major Changes Ahead

Health reform implementation continues with a host of changes that went into effect on January 1, 2011. Here are 7 of the major changes with [...]

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National Council Releases Synopsis of CMS Guidance on Medicaid Health Homes

The National Council has released a new fact sheet summarizing recently issued guidance from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on the design [...]

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Dale Jarvis on Changes to Healthcare Services: Organization, Funding & Delivery

The National Council welcomes guest blogger Dale Jarvis. Dale will be taking questions this week, beginning on Monday October 4. The Patient Protection and Affordable [...]

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Improving the Reach of Primary Care Through Interdisciplinary Teams

A new report from the Commonwealth Fund analyzes the role of interdisciplinary healthcare teams in expanding access to primary care. The report studied teams made [...]

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New AHRQ Website & White Papers Cover Integrating Mental Health into the Medical Home

As part of its new online Center for Primary Care, Prevention, and Clinical Partnerships, the Agency on Health Research and Quality (AHRQ) features three foundational [...]

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Patient Centered Primary Care Collaborative Releases Two Reports on Medical Homes

The Patient Centered Primary Care Collaboratice (PCPCC), of which the National Council is a member, has released two new reports with information and resources on [...]

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Our Future, Our Passion

Linda Rosenberg, MSW President and CEO National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare With healthcare reform the law of the land, we’ve had much to celebrate. [...]

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