What’s New

May 26, 2017


New Pediatrics journal supplement and webinar on value-based purchasing

June 13 webinar introduces a supplement on value-based purchasing and children with special health care needs produced by Catalyst Center and the American Academy of Pediatrics.

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April 12, 2017


Webinar: Breaking the Link Between Special Health Care Needs and Financial Hardship

Because health insurance doesn’t automatically protect families of children and youth with special health care needs from financial hardship.

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March 02, 2017


AMCHP Conference Workshop: Family Partnerships to Address Inequities in Health Insurance Coverage and Access to Care among Children with Special Health Care Needs

March 6 workshop to address inequities, family leader will share partnership example working with family leaders in health care facilities

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Our Impact

Public health practitioners across behavioral, social, and medical disciplines can help promote and facilitate access to oral health care for individuals with current or past methamphetamine use and HIV disease.


Our applied research is the first to identify best practices in state strategies to finance care for children with special health care needs.


Offering resources on innovative ways to recruit and retain people living with HIV/AIDS in oral health care.

Technical Assistance

627 state policy makers, family leaders, and others "attended" Catalyst Center Medicaid webinars. Our Medicaid tutorial was downloaded 444 times.