Federal and state governments should provide incentives for health educators to conduct training in medically underserved areas.
Federal and state governments should help rural communities improve local access to health care by facilitating community-based discussions about potential
Federal and state governments should adopt policies that:
State policymakers should establish and develop all-payer claims databases.
Systems and strategies that help people of all ages maximize function, independence, and well-being should be supported.
Medicare and Medicaid policies should result in the efficient delivery of optimal care for beneficiaries with chronic illness and disabling conditions.
Medicare and Medicaid should facilitate joint funding streams to enable the coordinated delivery of health services and LTSS for beneficiaries enrolled in
Budget-neutrality requirements should be eliminated for current and future Medicare and Medicaid demonstrations regarding care coordination and medical hom
Beneficiary and provider participation in chronic-care coordination programs and medical homes should be voluntary, should entail no additional cost to ben