January 7, 2013
Since 2001, More Than Wheels has helped nearly 1,500 low-income families in New England purchase reliable, fuel-efficient cars. The program also works to give people skills to improve their financial stability and their overall health and well-being.
September 1, 2010
Providing financial incentives to hospitals to improve quality is increasingly common, yet little is known about its effect on hospitals that provide care for poorer patients. In this study, researchers looked at how financial incentives affected those hospitals serving larger, poorer populations.
Program to maximize enrollment in Medicaid, Qualified Medicare Beneficiary, Selected Low-Income Medicare Beneficiary, and Qualified Individual programs.
Program to test innovative, comprehensive state approaches to improving access to oral health services for low-income, minority and disabled populations.
Initiative to reduce emergency department visits, increase reliance on primary care providers, improve adherence to clinical protocols, and improve patient knowledge of and compliance with therapeutic regimens.
Program to improve the management of asthma for children covered by Medicaid and the State Children's Health Insurance Program.
To increase the number of eligible children and adults who benefit from federal and state health care coverage programs.
November 6, 2012
This case study explores how More Than Wheels and Ways to Work entered conversations to explore a potential merger.
Program to provide grant support, technical assistance, and loan funds to states to create affordable models of assisted living targeted to low-income seniors and linked with existing community health care systems.
May 28, 2009
"Health care reform without a critical role for nurses is not a health care reform that's going to be very successful in this country," says U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Donna Shalala, Ph.D., A.B..