Advancing a Clinical Data Strategy: Examples with Impact
August 1, 2018 2:00-3:00pm ET. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

How Would State-Based Individual Mandates Affect Health Insurance Coverage and Premium Costs?
Report provides state-by-state estimates of the impact on insurance coverage, premiums, and mandate penalty revenues if the state were to adopt an individual mandate. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Substance Use and Mental Health Issues among U.S.-Born American Indians or Alaska Natives Residing on and off Tribal Lands (July 2018)
This report provides methodological information on how to obtain estimates of behavioral health outcomes for populations living on and off tribal lands and provides some initial estimates. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Drug Discount Program: Characteristics of Hospitals Participating and Not Participating in the 340B Program
GAO examined characteristics of 340B-participating hospitals and how they compared with hospitals that did not participate in the program. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

PubMed: Search for Health Economics
(Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Center for Substance Abuse Prevention National Advisory Council Meeting
August 1, 2018; Rockville, MD or via webcast. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Center for Mental Health Services National Advisory Council Meeting
August 1, 2018; Rockville, MD or via webcast. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

79th Meeting of the CSAT National Advisory Council (NAC)
August 1, 2018; Rockville, MD or via webcast. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

12th Annual Arizona Rural Policy Forum
August 8-10, 2018; Wickenburg, AZ.(Arizona Rural Development Council) (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

State Medicaid and CHIP Snapshots, 2018
Factsheets for each state and D.C. underscore the importance of Medicaid in providing coverage for children. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Medicaid and CHIP Provide Health Coverage for Many School-Age Children, Yet Gaps Remain
Report unpacks health coverage for school-age children using data from the American Community Survey. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Health Care Spending and the Medicare Program: A Data Book (June 2018)
Publication provides data on Medicare spending, demographics of the Medicare population, beneficiaries'access to care, and quality of care in the program, among other information. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

ACCESS Arab Health Summit
September 16-19, 2018; Washington, DC. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

2018 Health Care Quality Congress
October 5-7, 2018; Dallas, TX. Theme is Leveraging HEDIS ® and Health Plan Accreditation to Improve Population Health. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Our Community, Our Health Town Hall: National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month
July 26, 2018 6:00-7:00pm ET; Gainesville, FL or via webcast. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Winning Value-Based Strategies for Budget Health Care
September 6, 2018 2:00-3:00pm ET. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Adverse Childhood Experiences, Health ‐Related Quality of Life, and Chronic Disease Risks in Rural Areas of the United States
This study examined whether ACE exposure among individuals living in rural areas of the United States is associated with adult activity limitations, self ‐reported general poor health status, chronic diseases, and poor mental health.(Journal of Environmental and Public Health) (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Comparative Billing Reports CBR201806 Webinar
August 22, 2018 3:00-4:00pm ET. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

ESRD Quality Incentive Program: CY 2019 ESRD PPS Proposed Rule Call
August 14, 2018 2:00-3:00pm ET. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Improving Care to Prevent Suicide among People with Serious Mental Illness - A Workshop
September 11 - 12, 2018, Washington DC. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

#MinorityMH Twitter Chat
July 26, 2018 2:00pm ET. Join in using the hashtag #MinorityMH. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Rapid Response to the Opioid Crisis
White paper explores how communities are using location-based approaches to address the opioid epidemic. Download of white paper requires free registration. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

California's ACA Rates To Rise 8.7% Next Year
Premiums in California's health insurance exchange will rise by an average of 8.7 percent next year, marking a return to more modest increases despite ongoing threats to the Affordable Care Act. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The Affordable Care Act's Health Insurance Marketplaces by Type
Use this interactive map to review the status of state action on health insurance marketplaces. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The ACA's Innovation Waiver Program: A State-by-State Look
Interactive map provides the current status of Medicaid innovation waivers for each state. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The Burden of Opioid-Related Mortality in the United States
Study examined the burden of opioid-related mortality across the United States over time. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Developing and Delivering Effective Suicide Prevention Messaging: We All Play a Role!
July 25, 2018 1:00-2:00pm ET. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Rural Health Clinic Technical Assistance Series
The Rural Health Clinic Technical Assistance series connects you with timely and useful information on operational and policy issues specific to Rural Health Clinics. Webinars are 1 hour, with 45 minutes of speaker presentation followed by 15 minutes of question& answer and occur approximately 5 times a year. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Special Roundtable Discussion: Strategic Sustainability Planning for Integrated Care - HRSA Funded Safety Net Providers
July 31, 2018 3:00-4:00pm ET. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

NCAI Policy Research Center Monthly Webinar: Update on Neonatal Opioid Withdrawal Syndrome (NOWS) in AI/ANs
July 19, 2018 4:00-5:00pm ET. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Numeracy: Health Literacy and Clear Communication for Numbers and Statistics
July 25, 2018 11:00am-12:00pm ET. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Service Area Competition (HRSA-19-014)
This notice announces the opportunity to apply for funding under the Health Center Program's Service Area Competition (SAC). The Health Center Program supports public and private nonprofit community-based and patient-directed organizations that provide primary health care services to the Nation's medically underserved populations. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

MIPS Improvement Activities Performance Category for Year 2 (2018) Overview Webinar
August 1, 2018 1:00-2:00pm ET. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

MIPS Cost Performance Category for Year 2 (2018) Overview Webinar
July 25, 2018 1:00-2:00pm ET. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

National Health Research Forum
September 6, 2018; Washington, DC. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Spurring Innovation: The Role of Child Health Policy (June 2018)
Report summarizes a March 2018 meeting between Nemours and AcademyHealth to focus on children's health and identify policy and research opportunities that could be addressed over the next three years to spur innovation in child health policy. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Interoperability Standards Priorities Task Force Meeting
July 20, 2018 2:00-3:00pm ET. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

NIH Workshop: Harnessing Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to Advance Biomedical Research
July 23, 2018; Bethesda, MD or via webcast. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

When Social Policy Saves Lives: Analyzing Trends in Mortality Inequality in the United States and France
New research analyzing mortality trends in the United States and France finds that inequalities in income and health do not necessarily move in tandem and that public policy can help to break the link. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Meeting 2: Committee on Applying Neurobiological and Socio-behavioral Sciences from Prenatal through Early Childhood Development: A Health Equity Approach
August 6, 2018. Washington DC. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Value-Based Health Insurance Design: How Much Does Socioeconomic Status Matter?
Socioeconomic status may significantly influence enrollee response to value-based benefit design approaches. Evaluating the association of wage status with claims experience may yield actionable insights. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Putting Evidence to Work for Health: How Health Departments Can Encourage Evidence-Based Decision Making (June 2018)
Report offers actionable ways health department leadership can strengthen EBDM within work units and department-wide. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

NIH Common Data Elements (CDE) Repository
The CDE provides access to structured human and machine-readable definitions of data elements that have been recommended or required by NIH Institutes and Centers and other organizations for use in research and for other purposes. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Behavioral Health Care Integration Resources
Resources from national organizations and federal agencies about the integration of behavioral health care and primary care. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

State Snapshots
The State Snapshots provide state-specific health care quality information, including strengths, weaknesses, and opportunities for improvement. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Center for Substance Abuse Treatment; Notice of Meeting
August 1, 2018; Rockville, MD. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

MIPS Quality Performance Category for Year 2 (2018) Overview Webinar
August 6, 2018 1:00-2:00pm ET. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

What Is Your State Doing to Affect Access to Adequate Health Insurance?
Interactive map allows users to learn more about what actions that state is taking which may affect access to adequate coverage. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The Game-Changing Impact of Empowering Patients with Health Data
July 19, 2018 1:00-2:00pm ET.(Faster Cures) (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

CY 2018 eCQM Self-Directed Tools and Resources for the Hospital IQR and Promoting Interoperability Programs
July 24, 2018 2:00-3:00pm ET. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - July 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news