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.
Thomas Croghan, M.D., focuses on developing, testing, and implementing performance measures of outcomes, quality, and utilization of health services for the inpatient, outpatient, and physician quality reporting programs.Featured Publications
- Developing Quality Measures for Medicaid Beneficiaries with Schozophrenia
- Treatment and Outcomes for Congestive Heart Failure by Race/Ethnicity in TRICARE
- Quality Measurement
- Care Delivery Systems