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CMS Threads The Needle On A Tricky Question: What Is A Drug?

Anna Kaltenboeck writes for Health Affairs on the ways in which the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services can define and select drugs for the first round of prescription drug negotiations on September 1, 2023.
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Work

Medicare Beneficiaries with LTC Needs by Setting

ATI Advisory identifies what sets apart individuals with Long Term Care (LTC) needs from the rest of the Medicare population. This work examines the demographic profiles, care complexity, medications, and medical and pharmacy spending for Medicare beneficiaries receiving LTC in different settings, as well as for Medicare beneficiaries who do not receive LTC.
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Insights

What Everyone Is Missing About CMS’ Coverage Of Alzheimer’s Drugs

Few drugs have triggered as much controversy and debate as those for Alzheimer’s Disease. So, it should come as no surprise that last week’s update from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on its coverage for these treatments would trigger a wide range of responses. Some outlets reported that CMS was broadening its coverage, even as other groups stated that the agency was limiting access. Others argued that the update heralded no change at all.
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Podcasts

The Intersection of Primary Care and Senior Care; Episode 3, Part 2

This is the final episode of the ATI podcast series, "The Intersection of Primary Care and Senior Care". Fred Bentley, ATI Managing Director of Medicare Innovation, and Peter Longo, Principal and Managing Partner at Cantex Continuing Care Network, discuss how Cantex evolved from a multi-facility skilled nursing provider to a full-service continuing care network. In this second of two episodes, Peter explains Cantex's primary care model and the strategic value of primary care in their senior living settings.
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Podcasts

The Intersection of Primary Care and Senior Care; Episode 3, Part 1

This is the final episode of the ATI podcast series, "The Intersection of Primary Care and Senior Care". Fred Bentley, ATI Managing Director of Medicare Innovation, and Peter Longo, Principal and Managing Partner at Cantex Continuing Care Network, discuss how Cantex evolved from a multi-facility skilled nursing provider to a full-service continuing care network. In this first of two episodes, Peter explains Cantex's primary care model and the strategic value of primary care in their senior living settings.
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Work

Identifying Scalable Behavioral Health Models for Older Adults

With support from West Health Institute, ATI Advisory created a compendium of more than 40 innovative models and programs that can help meet the behavioral health needs of the older adult population. ATI’s analysis includes policy and financing considerations to help identify and translate attributes that support scale and enable sustainability for stakeholders. These include state, community-based organizations and managed care plans looking to develop or implement integrated behavioral health strategies for older adults.
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