To better understand how rural communities are approaching the shorter open enrollment period, the Georgia Health Policy Center facilitated a discussion with rural community-based programs, funded by the Health Resources and Services Administration’s Federal Office of Rural Health Policy.
This poster explores the first five sites that piloted the ReThink Health model to determine contextual characteristics and pre-conditions that promote or undermine effective use of the model.
Interprofessional Medical-Legal Education of Medical Students: Assessing the Benefits for Addressing Social Determinants of Health
This article reflects how interprofessional medical–legal education is essential to optimizing health care delivery.
Georgia has a long standing history of collaboration to assess and enhance the quality of survivorship care in the state with leaders who serve as members of the Georgia Cancer Control Consortium (GC3) to lead the Cancer Control Plan.
An environmental scan was conducted of the Georgia rural safety net to assess who it serves, its providers, and how care is accessed in light of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The scan included analysis of population-based census and health databases and a literature review to inform recommendations.
Exploring Massachusetts Health Care Reform Impact on Fee-for-Service Funded Substance Use Disorder Treatment Providers
This study explored the impact of Massachusetts health reforms from 2007 to 2010 on SUD treatment providers in Massachusetts, who relied on fee-for-service billings for more than 50% of their revenue.
Introducing a new module to the Leading through Health System Change: A Public Health Opportunity. The module is titled Maternal and Child Health.
This infographic outlines the planning tool, “Leading through Health System Change: A Public Health Opportunity.” The planning tool is designed to assist public health leaders in thinking strategically about the future in light of the changes created by the Affordable Care Act.
On October 1, 2013, open enrollment began for state and federal health insurance marketplaces, giving consumers a new opportunity to shop for and purchase health insurance. In preparation for this significant change in health insurance access, the Georgia Health Policy Center (GHPC) and Communities Joined in Action (CJA) hosted a conference for Georgia safety net… more »
Public health leaders have important questions related to how the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will affect the future of public health at local, state, and national levels. With input from public health professionals from across the country, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Network of Public Health Institutes, and the Georgia Health… more »