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The “Caregiver Corps” and Volunteering for Your Country: A Great Intergenerational Opportunity

Press Release


September 18, 2014

Today the Altarum Institute’s Center for Elder Care and Advanced Illness (CECAI) and Caregiver Action Network (CAN) congratulated Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA) and colleagues for introducing the Caregiver Corps Act of 2014.

Institute Update - September 2014

Institute Update


September 17, 2014

Altarum Institute Update e-Newsletter September 2014

New Roadmap for End-of-Life Care

Press Release


September 17, 2014

Americans express strong views when asked about the care that they want to receive when they are dying

Altarum Institute Named One of the 2014 Winners of the 101 Best and Brightest in Wellness™ Award

Award


September 11, 2014

For the second year in a row, Altarum Institute has been named one of the winners of the 101 Best and Brightest in Wellness™ Award.

New Study Reveals Interesting Details of WIC Participant Food Purchasing Patterns in States Using Electronic Benefits Transfer

Press Release


September 10, 2014

For most of its history, the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) has relied on paper food instruments (checks or vouchers) for delivering healthy foods to pregnant women and families with young children.

#BHChat Corner: News You Can Use September 2014

September 9, 2014

#BHChat Corner: News You Can Use September 2014

Altarum Institute Celebrates the 25th Anniversary of Recovery Month

Press Release


September 2, 2014

September marks the 25th Anniversary of Recovery Month.

NNDC and Altarum Partner to Implement Patient Registry to Address National Depression Health Crisis

Press Release


August 18, 2014

The National Network of Depression Centers (NNDC) and Altarum Institute are jointly developing a comprehensive national clinical data registry to improve the care of patients with depressions and bipolar illnesses and to enable breakthrough advances in treatment.

#BHChat Corner: News You Can Use August 2014

August 11, 2014

#BHChat Corner: News You Can Use August 2014

Altarum Institute Named One of the Michigan 2014 Winners of the 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For™ Award

Award


August 8, 2014

Altarum Institute has been named one of the Michigan 2014 winners of the 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For™ award from the Michigan Business and Professional Association.

Health Care Job Growth Not Accelerating

Press Release


August 8, 2014

Health care gained a modest 7,000 jobs in July, bringing the 2014 year-to-date monthly average down to 18,000, very close to the monthly average for all of 2013.

Pathways Newsletter - July 2014

Pathways Partner News


July 23, 2014

Addressing Oral Health Among Michigan’s At-Risk Children --- Consumers Involved in Medical Decisions, But Not Costs --- Building Trust to Facilitate Success in Coalitions

Health Care Prices and Employment Trend Up: Spending Flat For Now

Press Release


July 11, 2014

Health care prices in May 2014 were 1.8 percent higher than in May 2013, well above the 12-month moving average of 1.3 percent.

#BHChat Corner: News You Can Use July 2014

July 10, 2014

#BHChat Corner: News You Can Use July 2014

Consumers Want to Drive When It Comes to Their Health Care Decisions; But When Asking About Costs, They Keep It In Neutral

Press Release


July 1, 2014

According to a new study, 9 out of 10 consumers prefer to be in control of medical decisions or participate in shared decisionmaking with their doctors.

Center for Food and Nutrition: News

CFAN News


June 19, 2014

June 2014 Center for Food and Nutrition Newsletter

With Support from AHF, Altarum Will Develop Tools to Help Families Struggling with End-of-Life Care Decisions; AHF to Subsequently Close Their Doors

Press Release


June 19, 2014

The American Hospice Foundation (AHF) is funding Altarum Institute’s Center for Consumer Choice in Health Care (CCCHC) to develop a Web-based set of tools that will help families make quality hospice care decisions for their loved ones.

Institute Update - June 2014

Institute Update


June 18, 2014

Altarum Institute Update e-Newsletter June 2014

#BHChat Corner: News You Can Use June 2014

June 16, 2014

#BHChat Corner: News You Can Use June 2014

Health Care Prices and Employment Up – Spending Acceleration in Doubt

Press Release


June 13, 2014

Health care prices in April 2014 were 1.6% higher than in April 2013, well above the March rate of 1.1%.

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