Publications

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Confidentiality: Opportunities and Barriers for Family Planning

Fact Sheet, PDF Publication


February 8, 2017

The Assessing the Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Title X Family Planning Services Project is a research study collaboration between Altarum and Urban Institutes.

Altarum Support Services, Impactful Solutions, and Technical Assistance for States (ASSISTAnce)

Fact Sheet


December 30, 2016

Altarum Support Services, Impactful Solutions, and Technical Assistance for States (ASSISTAnce)

Sexual Health Fact Sheet

Fact Sheet


December 1, 2016

Altarum creates systems-based solutions to promote sexual health and well-being across the lifespan.

Assessing the Value of Investments in Primary Prevention

Fact Sheet


March 8, 2016

With funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Altarum’s Center for Sustainable Health Spending is creating a structure to demonstrate the value of investments in nonclinical primary prevention—interventions outside of the medical system that reduce the incidence of injury and illness—and their impact on health care costs.

Center for Food and Nutrition (CFAN)

Fact Sheet


February 3, 2016

Altarum’s Center for Food and Nutrition assists administrators of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-Education (SNAP-Ed) with developing and implementing nutrition education programming to improve the likelihood that persons eligible for SNAP will make healthy food choices and pursue physically active lifestyles.

Aspirin Project

Fact Sheet


July 31, 2015

The Aspirin Project’s goal is to increase awareness of daily, low-dose aspirin use for the prevention of disease. Serving both consumers and providers, the Project provides unbiased information about who should and who should not take aspirin.

ActionToQuit

Fact Sheet


July 31, 2015

ActionToQuit is a tobacco control policy program dedicated to reducing tobacco-related death, disease and cost through communication, education, and advocacy. ActionToQuit is an initiative of Altarum.

Behavioral Health

Fact Sheet


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).

Reducing Unnecessary Imaging

Fact Sheet


May 15, 2014

Reducing inappropriate imaging is a critical focus for cost containment initiatives. Use of advanced imaging has increased significantly in the past decade, resulting in considerable increases in national spending and patient safety risks.

Michigan Center for Effective IT Adoption (M-CEITA)

Fact Sheet


May 15, 2014

Until recently, providers have been at a disadvantage in their dealings with electronic health record (EHR) technology vendors. Most providers are not experts in information technology (IT), practice workflow redesign, or contract negotiations, and many lack the resources to thoroughly evaluate their options.

Research, Technical Assistance, and Training for WIC

Fact Sheet


May 15, 2014

Altarum offers an extensive history of providing assessment, technical assistance, and evaluation services for the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC).

Featured Publication

Addressing the Opioid Crisis in Ohio

PDF Publication

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.

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