Creating Standards for Consistent, High-Quality Dental Therapy Education in the United States
Community Catalyst convened a panel of national experts to develop a set of national standards to education programs that train dental therapists in the United States. This papers summarizes their findings.
Recommended Standards for Dental Therapy Education Programs in the United States
Convened by Community Catalyst, a panel of academic experts has developed a set of evidence-based, national standards for education programs that train dental therapists in the United States.
Increasing Access to Dental Care by Expanding the Dental Team to Include the Practice of Dental Therapists
Dental therapists offer the opportunity to enhance the dental workforce and bring quality, affordable dental care to every community.
Short Checklist: How Consumer Focused Are Your State's Medicaid Managed Long Term Services and Supports?
This brief checklist can help quickly assess whether a Medicaid managed long-term services and support program is likely to meet consumer needs.
Checklist: How Consumer Focused Are Your State's Medicaid Managed Long Term Services and Supports?
This checklist is designed for use in evaluating Medicaid managed long-term services and supports programs. It includes detailed questions about key provisions that are important to consumers.
Rhode Island's Development of a Pediatric Health Home
This paper updates an earlier NEACH publication detailing Rhode Island's initiative to create health homes for children and youth with special health care needs, a Medicaid state option within the Affordable Care Act.
Beyond Enrollment: Ensuring Stable Coverage for Children in Medicaid and CHIP
This NEACH research brief describes the problem of health insurance churn for children and families and provides policy alternatives that can reduce the burden of churn and uninsurance.
Top Twenty Pay-for-Delay Drugs: How Drug Industry Payoffs Delay Generics, Inflate Prices and Hurt Consumers
This report reveals that these drugs were subject to an industry practice called "pay for delay," in which brand name pharmaceutical companies pay off generic drug manufacturers to keep lower cost equivalents off the market, forcing consumers to pay highe
Outreach and Enrollment Key Program Elements
In planning outreach and enrollment activities, this tool lays out the major activities and domains for state consumer advocates.
Outreach and Enrollment Campaign Planning Guide
This tool provides suggestions for building and sustaining a strong outreach and enrollment coalition in your state
Message Research Memo: Talking About Health Insurance
This memo is designed to provide an overview of current message testing and focus group research and an analysis of common themes and best practices for advocates to use in the months ahead.
Editorial Board Meeting one-pager
This tool provides tips on amplifying your message and following up effectively.
Building a Case for Medicaid
Medicaid Report Card
Payment Reform Toolkit
Alert: Three Ways to Give Thanks for Health Insurance
With Thanksgiving approaching, we at Community Catalyst wanted to take this opportunity to thank all of you for your tireless work to bring affordable health insurance to consumers – many for the first time in their lives!