News & Analysis

September 17, 2019
Medicare Web

More than two-thirds of Americans surveyed had at least one unmet social need in the past year and more than a quarter said an unmet social need has been a barrier to health, according to a report released in June by Kaiser Permanente.

September 13, 2019
Case Management Monthly

Food insecurity is a common problem in the United States, affecting as many as one in eight Americans. It’s a problem that can cause health complications, compound existing ones, and ratchet up the cost of care for many patients.

September 11, 2019
Medicare Web

Q: What specific health challenges do LGBTQ adults face?

September 10, 2019
Medicare Web

Hospital visits spike before and after first-time shelter use, according to a new study published in Health Affairs.

September 6, 2019
Case Management Monthly

Addressing food insecurity in high-risk, elderly patients not only helps the people who receive the benefit but would also likely help the Medicare program save money, according to a recent report.

September 4, 2019
Medicare Web

Q: What do case managers need to know about populations affected by natural disasters?