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Community Transformation Grant—Y-USA

The goals of this project are to expand the YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program to reach more African-American/ Black and Hispanic/Latino populations, implement healthy eating and physical activity standards in early childhood and afterschool programs serving these populations, and achieve jurisdiction-wide health impact through implementation of jurisdiction-wide changes.

Decent Care Values

Altarum led the first research and demonstration project of Decent Care Values, a unique model that constructs health care based on affected people voicing what they need and want while living with disease and illness.

Fall 2011 Altarum Survey of Consumer Health Care Opinions

The Fall 2011 Altarum Survey of Consumer Health Care Opinions report covers several areas.

View On-The-Street Consumer Interviews

Interviewers from the Altarum Center for Consumer Choice in Health Care asked consumers on the streets of Washington, DC, questions about health care choices.

Spring/Summer 2012 Altarum Survey of Consumer Health Care Opinions - August 2012

The Spring/Summer 2012 Altarum Survey of Consumer Health Care Opinions report covers several topics.

The WIC Participant-Centered Services Model

Altarum's Center for Food and Nutrition has conducted WIC Participant-Centered Services assessments in over 30 states in multiple USDA Regions.

Impact of Revised WIC Food Packages on Vulnerable Communities

Altarum's Center for Food and Nutrition completed an evaluation of small stores’ ability to provide healthy food options under the revised Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Food Packages, as part of its internal research and demonstration agenda called the Childhood Obesity Prevention Project.

Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Nutrition and Food Assistance Education Programs

Altarum has been involved in several projects to assess and promote nutrition education programs targeting low-income families, including those eligible for the Special Supplemental Program for WIC.

Preparing State Substance Abuse Agencies for Health Care Reform

Altarum assisted SAMHSA in providing technical assistance and training to help all 50 state substance abuse agencies respond to the requirements of health care reform, individual State initiatives, and new federal regulations.

HHS Office on Women's Health Strategic and Tactical Recommendations

As a subcontractor to Rife Communications, Altarum’s subsidiary Palladian Partners provided HHS’s Office on Women’s Health with strategic and tactical recommendations for womenshealth.gov.

The State of Texas Medicaid Services: Assessment of Case Management for Children and Pregnant Women (CPW) for Class Members

The CPW study looked at Class Members who had health conditions/risks or high-risk pregnancies and had a need for case management services to prevent illness(es) or medical condition(s) to maintain function or slow further deterioration, and for those who wanted case management services.

Army Provider-Level Satisfaction Surveys

Altarum conducts three separate, ongoing surveys in support of the U.S. Office of the Surgeon General: the Army Provider-Level Outpatient Satisfaction Survey (OSS), the Warrior Transition Unit (WTU) Survey, and the Medical Evaluation Board (MEB) Survey.

TRICARE Inpatient Satisfaction Survey (TRISS)

The Defense Health Agency wishes to adapt, implement and report on an instrument modeled after Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems.

TRICARE Outpatient Satisfaction Survey (TROSS)

Altarum conducts the monthly TRICARE Outpatient Satisfaction Survey (TROSS), including all operations and analyses.

The State of Texas Medicaid Services: No Care Study

The Texas Medicaid No Care Study is the first of three projects in which Altarum supported the Texas Health and Human Services Commission in court-ordered studies resulting from the Frew v. Hawkins legal case.

DoD Survey of Ill or Injured Service Members Post Operational Deployment

The Survey of Ill or Injured Service Members Post Operational Deployment was a large-scale telephone survey conducted from May 2007 to September 2013.

Study of Barriers for Women Veterans to VA Health Care

In compliance with Public Law, Altarum conducts an independent, comprehensive study to help better understand barriers to the provision of comprehensive health care for women who are Veterans.

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