Please join Marian Scheinholtz, Public Health Advisor at the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration, as she discusses the latest data about behavioral health and its connection to overall physical health for older adults. Representatives from two states, Michigan and New Jersey, will share successes and challenges in helping individuals with behavioral health conditions maintain good health through the Chronic Disease Self-Management Education Programs, as well as strategies for sustaining these programs through aging and behavioral health partnerships.
This webinar is part of a series given by the Center for Healthy Aging and partners as part of the U.S. Administration for Community Living, Administration on Aging's (through the FY 2013 Prevention and Public Health Fund) National Resource Center on Chronic Disease Self-Management Education Programs.
Join Howard Bedlin, Vice President, Public Policy and Advocacy at the National Council on Aging as he shares information on health care metrics that can be used to leverage sustainability of and access to Chronic Disease Self-Management Education programs. The presentation will also provide an update on federal and state legislative advocacy efforts.
Timothy P. McNeill will share insight into today's healthcare setting including information on Medicare Fee-For-Service, Managed Care, Management Services Organizations, and sustainability strategies in this informative webinar.
Aging and disability network agencies have pursued a number of successful strategies to begin relationships with hospitals, physician groups, and other health care organizations. Evidence-based programs are often the key to unlocking what seem to be closed doors between the two worlds. Learn also about the IRS-required Community Health Needs Assessments for nonprofit hospitals and how to become involved to establish relationships. Finally, learn about national initiatives spreading innovative and successful approaches to building business opportunities to provide community-based services under contract with health care organizations.