Publications

Posted May 31, 2018

On May 11, 2018, California Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. released the May Revision of the 2018-2019 budget. While it includes a significant increase in revenues and modest program investments for older adults and people with disabilities, the state still has no overarching master strategy to meet the needs of an aging California.

CA State Budget and Policy
Posted April 2, 2018

This new policy brief highlights 10 questions health plans and systems nationwide could consider using in their risk assessments to deliver more cost-effective, quality care. 

Person-Centered Care | Managed Care | Care Coordination
Posted March 14, 2018

More than 80 percent of California voters would support a gubernatorial candidate who has a vision and long-term investment plan for California's older adults. In this infographic, learn about California's changing demographics, which states are leading the way, and what comprises plan elements. 

Long-Term Care Financing | CA State Budget and Policy | Care Coordination
Posted March 7, 2018

In February 2018, the Creating High-Quality Results and Outcomes Necessary to Improve Chronic (CHRONIC) Care Act was passed by Congress and signed by President Trump, making significant policy changes to advance the goals of integrated, person-centered care for adults with complex needs. This policy brief summarizes key sections of the new law.

Person-Centered Care | Long-Term Care Financing | Federal Budget and Policy
Posted January 25, 2018

In this Perspectives, Dr. Chernof reviews what's missing from Governor Brown's proposed 2018-2019 budget. It outlined modest adjustments to programs impacting older adults and people with disabilities and focuses on building the financial stability of the state, paying off debt, and strengthening elements of our infrastructure. It fails, however, to outline solutions to the challenges facing California’s older adults and people with disabilities. 

Dual Eligibles | CA State Budget and Policy | Care Coordination
Posted January 25, 2018

On January 10, 2018, California Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. released the proposed 2018-2019 budget. Learn what modest program changes impacting older adults and people with disabilities were included, and where the budget falls short.

CA State Budget and Policy