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1/30/2015

Five States Awarded Disability and Health Program Value Opportunity through AUCD-CDC Partnership

AUCD is partnering with CDC's National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities to subcontract with 5 states to access Medicaid data and perform analyses to enhance understanding of the impact and value of state-based Disability and Health Grantee efforts.

 
 

1/29/2015

Survey Examines Adults Who Remained Uninsured at the End of 2014

Website  from http://kff.org

This survey of 10,502 non-elderly adults was fielded between September 2 and December 15, 2014 with the goal of understanding why some people continue to lack coverage.

 
 

1/29/2015

Testimony of Jennifer Mathis, Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law

on behalf of the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) Before the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions

Jennifer Mathis, the director of programs, at the Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law delivered testimony on behalf of the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) before the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions on 'Employer Wellness Programs: Better Health Outcomes and Lower Costs'

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