G. Lawrence Atkins, Executive Director of Long-Term Quality Alliance, presented findings from 10 case studies of exemplar programs that integrate long-term services and supports (LTSS) with medical care at the 2016 Gerontological Society of America (GSA) Annual Scientific Meeting. Slides from his presentation are available here.
Join the AARP Public Policy Institute for breakfast and discussion of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine’s report, Families Caring for an Aging America. The report recommends that the next presidential administration take steps to address the health, economic, and social issues facing family caregivers of older Americans. Hear from experts on the consensus committee that authored the … Read More
On Wednesday, September 21, 2016 from 1-4 pm, LTQA hosted an event to release five new case studies as part of our project to develop the business case for LTSS integration. This diverse set of case studies describes exemplar programs operated by managed care plans, a continuing care retirement community, and a medical group taking full risk for patient care. This research … Read More
The Long-Term Quality Alliance (LTQA) hosted a Roundtable of stakeholders and experts on “Integrating Long-Term Services and Supports: Advancing New Models for Care and Financing” on July 28, 2016 in Washington, DC. The Roundtable was a continuation of LTQA’s project on Developing the Business Case for Integrated LTSS, which includes the Taxonomy of Long-Term Services and Supports Integration and our 10 case … Read More
Integrating Care for High-Cost Populations WHEN: Monday, June 20, 2016 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ET WHERE: Bipartisan Policy Center, 1225 Eye St. NW, Suite 1000, Washington, DC, 20005 Join Bipartisan Policy Center and Long-Term Quality Alliance on June 20 for two expert panel discussions on the integration of health care delivery to better meet patients’ health and socio-economic needs. The … Read More
On February 1st, The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) released Initial Recommendations to Improve the Financing of Long-Term Care, which reviews challenges in financing long-term care, gives recommendations to address the needs of at-risk populations, and proposes next steps. This report builds on BPC’s 2014 report on America’s Long-Term Care Crisis. In the next year, BPC will release additional recommendations. LTQA … Read More
The National Academy of Social Insurance (NASI) hosted their 28th Annual Policy Research Conference on January 27-28 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. This year’s theme was “Disparate Income, Wealth and Opportunity: Implications for Social Insurance,” highlighting NASI’s upcoming focus on inequality and social insurance. At the conference, NASI released A Young Person’s Guide to Social Security, Third … Read More