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February 12, 2018
Altarum helped Lorain County, Ohio create a roadmap for addressing the opioid crisis, beginning with a comprehensive assessment to determine challenges and gaps that were hindering the community's ability to respond at full capacity.
February 25, 2015
Altarum is at the forefront of efforts to address behavioral health issues in the United States, especially those related to the continuing integration of mental health and addiction service systems and the concurrent integration of behavioral health with physical health systems under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA).
October 23, 2012
Altarum has a long history of successfully supporting and spearheading a broad range of important public health initiatives.
June 30, 2011
Case studies were undertaken of coalitions, direct service providers, a national professional association, and national advocacy organizations to explore how partnerships were used to address complex health issues at local, regional, and national levels.
June 30, 2011
Altarum worked with the FQHC and its two community-based partner health organizations, providing strategic planning and evaluation support and conducting a qualitative case study to track the impact of the pilot program on patients and staff members.
February 12, 2011
The research described in this report was sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and was conducted by Altarum and RAND Health, a division of the RAND Corporation.The RAND/Altarum team conducted this study between August 2006 and November 2010.
Webcast: The Promise of New Technologies in Providing Behavioral Health Treatment for Service Members
January 13, 2011
This webcast provides full audio and video coverage of the December 1, 2010 Altarum Health Policy Forum Roundtable entitled "The Promise of New Technologies in Providing Behavioral Health Treatment for Service Members."
July 21, 2010
This webcast provides full audio and video coverage of the July 21, 2010 Altarum Policy Roundtable entitled "Primary and Behavioral Health Services: A Community Health Center Paradigm."
Post-deployment Stressors Among the U.S. Active Duty Military Population: An Examination of Gender Differences
June 22, 2010
Research has shown that deployment and exposure to combat result in increased risk of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), major depression, substance abuse, functional impairment in social and employment settings, and the increased use of health care services.
June 16, 2010
This fact sheet describes Altarum's internally funded research and development (IRAD) "Veterans Transition to Community" project.
The United States economy could be $8 trillion larger by 2050 if the country eliminated racial disparities in health, education, incarceration and employment, according to a national study released by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and Altarum.