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UMass Medical School expert on training home care workers talks to The Atlantic.
April 28, 2015
The Atlantic: UMass Medical School expert says turnover among home care workers related to lack of training, advancement opportunities

The director of a UMass Medical School program that trains home care workers discussed the causes of turnover in the field in an article published by The Atlantic April 27.

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    Where We’ll be Next...

    Massachusetts Behavioral Health Partnership Statewide Integration Forum

    May 12, 2015 — Worcester, MA

    The Massachusetts Behavioral Health Partnership offers integrated medical and behavioral health care to more than 360,000 MassHealth members across the state. The Statewide Integration forum - Integrating Care: From Evidence to Operations - is a continuing education event for medical and behavioral health providers.

    We will be presenting at this event. We hope to see you there!

    Projects and Publications

    April 20, 2015

    A report co-authored by health policy experts at the Center for Health Law and Economics and released by the New Hampshire Insurance Department April 20 presents a wide range of strategies the state can choose from to contain health care costs while maintaining access and quality.