Online Program

An update on Veterans Medical and Mental Health Services

Tuesday, November 3, 2015: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Session Objectives: By the end of the session, attendees will be able to: Examine the relationship between Medicaid enrollment and US Veterans’ use of Veterans Health Administration services with an emphasis on variation between states. Describe the characteristics of active duty GIs and veterans who seek civilian health and mental health services Compare the medical and physical issues and conditions brought by veterans to Veterans Courts Of Appeals vs. other court systems Identify barriers and facilitators of implementation of and health care providers participation in national technology-based initiatives to improve access to specialty care for Veterans

Veteran Centric Health Care Toolkit for Civilian Hospitals   

Judith Sabino, MPH, CDP, Eric Johnson, MPSA, CPS, CAAMA, CHS, CHEP, CDP, James F. Geiger, FACHE, Alexander Alex, MHA and Zachary Laudenslager, BS
Role of Site-Visits in Program Evaluation to Improve care of Veterans   

Leah Haverhals, MA, PhD Candidate, Catherine Battaglia, PhD, RN, Anne Lambert-Kerzner, PhD, MSPH, Jane Forman, AB, MHS, ScD and Julie Lowery, PhD, MHSA
Variation by State in Use of VHA Services by Medicaid Enrolled Veterans   

Kristin de Groot, MPH, Thomas Weichle, MS, Donghui Kan, MS, Melissa M. Joyce, MPH and Denise M. Hynes, MPH, PhD, RN

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Organized by: Medical Care Section
Endorsed by: Aging & Public Health, Chiropractic Health Care, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

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