Evidence-based Innovation Award
The Center for Evidence-based Policy is pleased to announce the first-ever Evidence-based Innovation Award! This Award recognizes a team or state official for using evidence to innovate and achieve improvements for their state’s populations. This will be an annual Award focused on state policy and awarded to a state official or state team. Please submit […]
The Colorado Multi-Payer Collaborative: A Framework for Integration of Whole-Person Care
A new resource “The Colorado Multi-Payer Collaborative: A Framework for Integration of Whole-Person Care” offers a summary of the work of the Colorado Multi-Payer Collaborative (MPC), supported by the Center for Evidence-based Policy, to develop a Framework for Integration of Whole-Person Care (adapted from the work of Thomas Bodenheimer and colleagues). The Framework was designed […]
Care Coordination Policy and Evidence: A Compendium of MED Reports, 2017–2022
The Medicaid Evidence-based Decisions Project (MED) has published a number of reports related to care coordination, including reports focused on care management, comprehensive care, and integrated care. This compendium provides state Medicaid policymakers with a high-level synthesis of these report findings published on the MED Clearinghouse from 2017–2022, with links to the original reports. The […]
Medicaid’s Role in Substance Use Disorder Services
The 2021 Medicaid Evidence-based Decisions Project Substance Use Workgroup Tool, Medicaid’s Role in Substance Use Disorder Services, provides an overview of the many ways state Medicaid programs address the substance use disorder (SUD) crisis in this country. The tool aims to show state leaders ways to leverage funding and improve efforts to address SUD by […]
Nonfinancial Strategies to Increase Dentist Participation in Medicaid
This document summarizes findings from a Medicaid Evidence-based Decisions Project (MED) report on dentist participation in Medicaid titled Nonfinancial Strategies to Increase Dentist Participation in Medicaid.
Effectiveness and Harms of 17-α Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate (Makena) to Prevent Preterm Birth Report
In this report, Center researchers synthesized evidence from 7 randomized controlled trials (RCTs) that compared the effectiveness of 17P to vaginal progesterone, placebo, or treatment as usual
Tapering or Discontinuing Opioid Use among Patients with Chronic Noncancer Pain: Update Report
The Medicaid Evidence-based Decisions Project (MED) completed a report on opioid tapering in 2017.
Silver Diamine Fluoride Fact Sheet
This resource provides an easy-to-read overview of silver diamine fluoride as a treatment for dental caries.
Joint Jurisdiction Manual
The Center is helping tribes and their local, state and federal partners create joint jurisdiction collaborations.
Naloxone Treatment Programs for Opioid Overdose
This report examines naloxone programs in various stages of development in three states and summarizes Medicaid coverage policies in ten states.