Assessment of Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) Integrated Behavioral Health Services.
This project fits within a larger project that provides technical assistance to community health centers and community behavioral health care providers in integrating primary health and behavioral health. NACHC will be conducting an Assessment of Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) Integrated Behavioral Health Services, following up with those FQHCs reporting that behavioral health care services have been integrated into their routine primary care practice. More
Commercial Health Insurance and Public Sector Health Coverage Technical Assistance.
In 2011 CCIIO awarded NORC at the University of Chicago a three year contract to provide technical assistance to CCIIO. Three subcontractors collaborate with NORC on the project – Mathematica Policy Research, Health Management Associates, and Wakely Associates. More
Declining Access to Hospital-based Obstetric Services in Rural Areas: Causes and Impact.
This study examines the declining availability of hospital-based obstetric services in rural areas from the mid-1980s to the early 2000s, potential causes for this trend and the possible effects of medical malpractice reforms. More
Impact of the Home Health PPS on Access in Rural America.
Under the PPS, home care agencies are reimbursed based on a 60-day episode of care, with adjustments to the base payment that reflect differences in resource needs. More
Quality Improvement Organizations' Contributions to Rural Hospital Performance.
This qualitative study identified examples in which rural hospitals have worked successfully with QIOs to improve performance and quality. More