Research :: How Far Have State Medicaid Agencies Advanced in Performance Measurement for Children?

This article reviews insurance issues for children.
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McManus, M.A. Graham, R.R., Fox, H.B., Mercil, C.M., & Irwin, C.E., Jr. (2000). How far have state Medicaid agencies advanced in performance measurement for children? Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 154(7), 665-671


Access & Utilization, Clinical Preventive Services, Immunizations, Policy


February 6, 2000


McManus, M.A. Graham, R.R., Fox, H.B., Mercil, C.M., & Irwin, C.E., Jr.


AYA Marketing Series

In May 2016, two webinars on ‘marketing the well-visit‘ were hosted by the State Adolescent Health Resource Center (SAHRC), core Center partner. Click here to view to the first webinar on ‘market disruptors‘, and here for the second webinar on ‘co-creation.’

Access & Utilization | State & Community Programs | Webinars/Presentations

How High School Policies Shape Substance Use

In partnership with NAHIC, researchers at Child Trends used national longitudinal data to examine how high school policies shape substance use in young adulthood. The brief examines several policies, as well as individual, family and peer factors relevant to substance use. Research findings suggest that policies to promote a positive school environment are more likely […]

Policy | Social Determinants of Health | State Policy | Substance Use | Transitions & Trajectories | Young Adults

CDC Grand Rounds- Adolescence: Preparing for Lifelong Health and Wellness

Adolescence is a critical stage of development during which physical, intellectual, emotional, and psychological changes occur. While adolescence is a relatively healthy period of life, adolescents begin to make lifestyle choices and establish behaviors that affect both their current and future health. During this transition from childhood to adulthood, serious health and safety issues such […]

Access & Utilization | Affordable Care Act | Clinical Preventive Services | Confidential Care | Families | Mortality | Quality Improvement | Risky Behavior | Socio-demographic disparities | Special Populations | Webinars/Presentations | Youth-Centered Care

NAHIC Presents at IOM Young Adult Workshop

NAHIC was represented by senior faculty Drs. Claire Brindis and Charles E. Irwin Jr. at the Institute of Medicine and National Research Council conference held in Washington, D.C. in May 2013. The focus of the workshop was “Improving the Health, Safety, and Well-Being of Young Adults.”

Affordable Care Act | Clinical Guidelines | Confidential Care | Policy | State Policy | Webinars/Presentations | Young Adults | Youth-Centered Care

Health Care for Homeless Youth: Policy Options for Improving Access

This issue brief, developed by the Center for Adolescent Health & the Law, presents an overview of the health care issues faced by homeless adolescents and young adults.

Access & Utilization | Policy | Special Populations | Young Adults