The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has released the Physician Fee Schedule, which includes a request for information about the barriers to participation in the Diabetes Self-Management Training (DSMT) benefit, and raises concerns about the underutilization of DSMT. Submit comments by Sept. 6.
Read this tip sheet to learn more about potential partners that serve adults with disabilities, including the State Disability and Health Programs, Centers for Independent Living, and others.
See the 2016 CDSME grantee contact list.
Use this sample template to obtain a Governor’s proclamation for Falls Prevention Awareness Day.
An overview of the ACL/AoA evidence-based fall prevention program grants, information about ACL/AoA and the National Falls Prevention Resource Center, grantee resources and tools, and the ACL Falls Prevention Database.
Read about the New Hampshire Falls Risk Reduction Task Force. Contact the Task Force leaders to find a fall prevention program in New Hampshire and to learn more about New Hampshire’s fall prevention efforts.
Share information about the upcoming CDSME Master Training in Spokane, WA on Sept. 27-30.
Use this state profile to educate key decision makers, policymakers, stakeholders, and others about falls prevention in New Hampshire.
Use this state profile to educate key decision makers, policymakers, stakeholders, and others about falls prevention in Washington.
Individuals aged 55 and older account for approximately 25% of all people with HIV in the U.S. Self-management is critically important for this population, as they are more likely to develop other chronic conditions and face unique challenges in managing complex treatment regimens. Join this webinar to learn about the burden and impact of HIV among older adults, the benefits of the Positive Self-Management Program (PSMP), and examples of PSMP implementation from the field.