The Dual Agenda: August 11, 206

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Reports from Alabama, California, Massachussetts, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Oregon, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia and Washington

Eldercare Voices

A New Initiative to Diffuse Geriatric Expertise Throughout the Health Care Workforce

“Eldercare Voices” is an occasional feature of The Dual Agenda, inviting guest commentators directly involved in care delivery to older adults to share their perspectives from the field. This edition's column is from Elizabeth (Libbie) Bragg, PhD, RN is a Master’s prepared RN with a PhD in Political Science focused on health policy. From 2000 to 2010, she was co-investigator for the Geriatrics Workforce Policy Studies Center and has co-authored over 20 peer-reviewed manuscripts related to geriatrics training and practice. She is a member of the American Geriatrics Society’s Public Policy Committee and Relative Value Scale Update Committee. Currently she is an Assistant Professor in the School of Nursing at Xavier University in Cincinnati.

Noteworthy News

In this section:

  • CMS Continues to Push Hospitals to Improve While Hospital Industry Objects to Rating Measures
  • CMS Expands Bundled Payment Program for Medicare Enrollees
  • CMS Launches New Primary Care Medical Home Model in 15 Regions
Featured Resources

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  • Partnerships Matter in Population Health
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