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LEAD Center Policy Update – Employment, Health Care and Disability: August 2016
September 2, 2016
Source: LEAD Center
The LEAD Center Policy Update – Employment, Health Care and Disability is a monthly update focusing on the intersection of disability, employment and health care policy. The LEAD Center Policy Update – Employment, Health Care and Disability provides policymakers, disability service professionals, individuals with disabilities and their families with information about relevant policy developments regarding Medicaid, the Affordable Care Act and related topics, with a focus on improving employment outcomes for individuals with disabilities.
The July/August 2016 update update features stories on select state Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) plan updates, a new Center for Medicare/Medicaid Services report on long-term supports and services (LTSS) expenditures, a Harvard School of Public Health study on the connections between poor workplace accommodations and health outcomes for workers with disabilities, and more.
The LEAD Center Policy Update – Employment, Health Care and Disability is a project of the LEAD Center in collaboration with the Autistic Self Advocacy Network.
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