Young people with disabilities, particularly those who receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI), face unique challenges as they transition into adulthood. Even with targeted support services, they often fall behind their peers in their educational and economic attainment as adults.
Care Delivery Systems
Models for health care delivery—such as care coordination, disease management, and medical homes—have been used to organize and manage health care more effectively. Mathematica has led a number of evaluations of these models.
Evaluation of Initiatives to Improve Adult Outcomes and Employment Opportunities for Young Recipients of Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
Technical Assistance Helps States Share Best Practices for Delivering Coordinated Care
The Integrated Care Resource Center provides technical assistance to states developing integrated care programs to coordinate medical, behavioral health, and long-term services and supports for people eligible for both Medicare and Medicaid.
Ann S. O’Malley has over twenty years of experience doing primary care health services research.Featured Projects
- Facilitating Evidence-Based Clinical Decision Making
- Evaluation of the Comprehensive Primary Care Initiative
- Electronic Health Records and Support for Primary Care Teamwork
- Overcoming Challenges to Teamwork in Patient-Centered Medical Homes: A Qualitative Study
- Care Delivery Systems