This toolkit from the Center for Health Care Strategies (CHCS) and Manatt Health provides a menu of long-term services and supports (LTSS) reform strategies adopted by state innovators. It identifies concrete policy strategies, operational steps, and federal and state authorities that states have used to advance LTSS reforms, along with case studies and advice for...

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This database from the Kaiser Family Foundation and Health Management Associates provides a comprehensive look at the Medicaid benefits provided by each state across the country, including coverage for things like transportation, long term services and supports, and home and community-based care. Useful for policymakers and advocates looking to compare benefit offerings across states or...

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This report from the Association for Community Affiliated Plans and the Center for Health Care Strategies examines Medicaid managed care contracts or requests for proposals (RFPs) in 40 states, as well as 25 approved Section 1115 demonstrations, identifies common themes in the states’ approaches, and proposes recommendations for federal policymakers. Recommendations include: Make it easier...

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We all know that getting medical care is a key component to being healthy, and that being able to get to medical appointments is a key component to receiving medical care. However, each year, almost 4 million individuals miss medical appointments due to transportation issues, such as lack of vehicle access, lack of reliable or accessible public transportation or transportation costs.

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