Weigh in on Update of Core Elements of Health Care
Got Transition is updating the Six Core Elements of Health Care Transition and seeks feedback from anyone interested, including health care providers, government officials, researchers, parents and caregivers, and youth and young adults. See the survey.
Invitation to Join Cohort to Raise Workforce Skills
The National MCH Workforce Development Center invites state/jurisdictional Title V agencies to submit applications for its upcoming cohort learning opportunity. Accepted teams will participate in a seven-month cohort with five other state/jurisdictional teams, with the center supporting their work on an existing or planned project as a way to increase workforce skills and capacity. Apply by Feb. 4.
Transforming the Delivery System
Children's Hospital Association
Nov. 14, 1:30-3 p.m. CT
Focuses on how improving care coordination for children with medical complexity can lead to improvement in delivery system design.
Reproductive and Sexual Health
Healthy People 2020
Nov. 15, 12-1 p.m. ET
Reviews progress made toward achieving the Healthy People 2020 Reproductive and Sexual Health Leading Indicators and explains how the Texas Department of State Health Services is working to increase people's knowledge of their HIV status by supporting HIV testing as a standard of care.
Partnering to Catalyze Comprehensive Community Wellness
Public Health Institute
Nov. 27, 2-3 p.m. ET
Creators discuss a new framework, Partnering to Catalyze Comprehensive Community Wellness: An Actionable Framework for Health Care and Public Health Collaboration, which outlines essential elements and key strategies for shaping effective, health-based collaborations among public health, health care, and community-based organizations.
Leveraging Medicaid Managed Care to Advance Value-Based Purchasing
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP
Nov. 27, 1-2 p.m. ET
Looks at how some states use Medicaid managed care to drive the shift from volume to value, as payers turn to value-based payment to boost delivery system performance.
Early Childhood and Medicaid 101: The Tip of the Iceberg
National Institute for Children's Health Quality
Nov. 28, 2:30-4 p.m. ET
Explores how Medicaid can be used to improve early childhood health and address disparities, and provides ideas on how families and community advocates, specifically, can leverage Medicaid, along with a Q&A with policy experts.
What Happens if She Screens Positive for Postpartum Depression?
Harvard Chan's Center of Excellence in Maternal and Child Health, and the Center of Excellence at Boston University
Nov. 28, 12-1 p.m. ET
Discusses the programmatic, policy, and research requirements to move postpartum mental health care from depression screening to treatment and beyond using the Massachusetts model as a case study.
Life Course Health Development: Think Nutrition First
UCLA Center for Healthier Children, Families, and Communities
Nov 28, 1-2 p.m. PT
Presents evidence that nutrition might be the most important environmental factor in the determination of life course health outcomes.
Medicaid Managed Long-term Services and Supports Programs for CYSHCN
National Academy for State Health Policy
Dec. 4, 3-4 p.m. ET
Provides an overview of a recent analysis of how state long-term services and supports programs serve children and youth with special health care needs (CYSHCN). Presentations from Texas and Iowa highlighting their approach to providing such programs for CYSHCN through managed care.