Network Adequacy Campaign Guide

This campaign planning guide provides state advocates with a tool to plan their network adequacy campaigns to encompass state-specific strategies and political context. Advocates might use this tool at any stage in their network adequacy campaign.

Case Study: State Consumer Health Advocates Ensure that Provider Directories are an Accurate and Useful Tools for Georgians

This case study examines how Georgians for a Healthy Future (GHF) led the consumer advocacy effort to pass one of the nation’s strongest provider directory bills aimed at helping consumers more easily shop for and navigate their health plans.

The AHCA would leave many older Americans without health care: 10 State's Numbers

The American Health Care Act (AHCA) would make it harder for older adults in Alaska to afford the health care they need. Here are fact sheets with the numbers for AK, AZ, CA, FL, ME, NV, NY, OH, PA, and WV.

American Health Care Act’s Medicaid Plan Is Bad Medicine for Families

The GOP repeal bill, the American Health Care Act (AHCA), proposes an approach that would result in increases in the uninsured for all ages, forcing states to ration care to children and their families.

Impact of Medicaid Per Capita Caps on Long Term Services and Supports

This issue brief examines the harmful effects on Long Term Services and Supports of House Republican proposals to fundamentally alter the financing of the Medicaid program from a federal-state partnership to a per capita cap program.

A New Generation of Children’s Health Policy: A Two (Or More) Generation Approach

This issue brief discusses two-generation policies and programs in children's health policy, investments in the health and well-being of both parents and children, especially in early years of life, simultaneously and with equal intensity.

Dental Therapists: Expanding Access to Oral Health Care

Some states are addressing many of the barriers listed in this fact sheet by authorizing the use of dental therapists as part of the dental team.

Recommendations to Improve Consumer Engagement in Quality Measurement

This companion resource to the report "Engaging Consumers in the Quality Measurement Enterprise" summarizes the recommendations identified in the report, both for quality measurement leaders and for consumer advocates.

Key Steps in Creating and Using Quality Measures

This companion resource to the report "Engaging Consumers in the Quality Measurement Enterprise" provides an overview of the life cycle of quality measures and opportunities for consumer engagement.

Block Grants and Per Capita Caps Would Dismantle Medicaid as We Know It

This fact sheet explains how block grants and per capita caps results in fewer people being able access to Medicaid coverage that meets their needs.

Bringing Independence Home: Housing-Related Provisions Under Medicaid 1915(c) HCBS Waivers

This issue brief from the Center for Consumer Engagement in Health Innovation analyzes housing services provided under 1915(c) Home and Community Based Services waivers.

Meaningful Consumer Engagement in Pre-Arrest Diversion Programs

Engaging consumers improves program design, increases community buy-in and trust, reduces costs and enhances success. This resource explores ways diversion programs can engage program participants & the community through meaningful and strategic avenues.

Building Support for Pre-Arrest Diversion Through Coalitions

Building a coalition is an essential early strategy in creating and sustaining a pre-arrest program. This resource provides steps and strategies that can be taken to build a strong diversion coalition.

Engaging Veterans in Close the Gap Campaigns

Advocates have a unique opportunity to engage veterans in campaigns to close the Medicaid coverage gap. Fifty-four percent of uninsured veterans live in states that have chosen not to draw down federal funds to improve Medicaid coverage under the ACA.

Medicaid Non-Emergency Medical Transportation: An Overlooked Lifeline for Older Adults

This issue brief, jointly released by Justice in Aging and the Center for Consumer Engagement in Health Innovation, explores challenges to accessing Medicaid's NEMT benefit and shares a series of recommendations that would improve the service.