- Evaluations Of Medicaid Experiments By States, CMS Are Weak, GAO Says February 23, 2018States often get federal approval to test new approaches to improve Medicaid services or expand coverage. But the GAO study found that too often these efforts are not adequately evaluated or the results are not available in a timely manner.Phil Galewitz, Kaiser Health News
- Ten ERs In Colorado Tried To Curtail Opioids And Did Better Than Expected February 23, 2018The collaboration known as ALTO, Alternatives to Opioids, set out to reduce opioid doses in the emergency room by 15 percent. It managed a 36 percent reduction instead.John Daley, Colorado Public Radio
- After Shooting, ‘Honor How Kids Want To Deal With Their Feelings’ February 22, 2018Christine Sylvest, a child psychologist who now works in Maryland, for three years attended the Parkland, Fla., high school where a shooting attack left 17 people dead last week. She says the tragedy affects the entire community.Phil Galewitz, Kaiser Health News
- Evaluations Of Medicaid Experiments By States, CMS Are Weak, GAO Says February 23, 2018
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