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posted 12.11.2017
At the state level, many legacy Medicaid IT systems are old, with limited options for advanced care coordination. The dependence of many AAAs on these legacy systems makes it unlikely that most will be able to innovate to their maximum capacity unless and until they develop a business... Read More
posted 11.27.2017
SRC sought a pilot partnership with Lutheran to help older adults with chron­ic heart failure make a safe and successful transition to home, and to avoid hospital readmissions. The pilot yielded “A Perfect Homecoming,” a program that came about in 2015 through... Read More


posted 11.07.2017
One strategy hospitals use to achieve better care is to form Patient and Family Advisory Councils to engage consumers in identifying what has gone well and what can be improved during a hospital stay. Read the new paper by AARP Public Policy Institute’s Lynn Friss Feinberg to learn how these... Read More
posted 10.05.2017
Addressing the needs of dementia caregivers is important because today more people than ever are living at home with dementia and relying on their family or close friends to care for them. Read the new blog from AARP Public Policy Institute’s Lynn Friss Feinberg to learn why evidence-based services... Read More

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