Policymakers should enact and strictly enforce antidiscrimination and civil rights laws.
States should coordinate mental health services among all appropriate health, LTSS, and aging-network services.
States should coordinate LTSS programs, policies, and budgets, whether in one state agency or across state agencies.
States should develop a comprehensive uniform assessment instrument to determine individual needs and develop a service plan.
Congress should make pre-dispute mandatory arbitration provisions in LTSS contracts unenforceable.
States should ensure that survey results and other information regarding quality, including comparisons with national standards when possible, are made available to the public in
Congress should allocate sufficient funds to support and maintain a robust public health infrastructure and population health.
National prevention and health-promotion outreach and education campaigns should be developed and implemented by federal, state, and local governments, alo
Policymakers at all levels should encourage individuals to protect their health by taking advantage of well-funded, evidence-based health-education opportu