Past Issues of Catalyst Center ePublications

Catalyst Center Monthly Update

The Catalyst Center publishes a Monthly Update that highlights a policy brief, fact sheet, tutorial, research project, or other new Catalyst Center resource that focuses on improving health insurance and financing of care for children and youth with special health care needs. This concise, engaging epublication is delivered to your Inbox once each month. Here are the Catalyst Center Monthly Updates that have gone out to date:

  • August 2017
    Webinar recording: Title V & Medicaid Medical Home partnerships, Impt of Medicaid, CoIIN for CMC, more
  • July 2017
    VBP/VBID primer; A year in the life of the Catalyst Center, updated SOC Standards for CYSHCN
  • June 2017
    New policy brief for advancing NPM #15, Slides & recording for Innovative Financing Strategies for CYSHCN webinar 
  • May 2017 
    New & updated financing strategies for CYSHCN on Catalyst Center website, Breaking the Link webinar slides 
  • April 2017 
    Updated edition of Breaking the Link & Webinar announcement 
  • February 2017 
    Your state’s TEFRA option, AMCHP workshop: partnerships to increase coverage equity for CYSHCN, more
  • January 2017 
    Interactive Title V & Medicaid/CHIP Worksheets, AMCHP conference workshop, more
  • January 2017 
    Most Popular Catalyst Center Resources of 2016
  • December 2016 
    Updated Medical Foods Chart, AAP Children with Medical Complexity webinar
  • October 2016 
    Care Planning for CSHCN webinar, plus Help direct families to needed services 
  • September 2016 
    Health care financing strategies for CYSHCN: New links enhance learning
  • August 2016 
    Latest data to make the case for kids with special health care needs, plus “summer reading” favorites
  • July 2016 
    Inequities webinar recording; Care coordination webinar announcement
  • June 2016
    New EPSDT module added to our Medicaid/CHIP 101 Tutorial; registration open for the June 20 Inequities webinar
  • May 2016
    Concerned about health coverage inequities among CSHCN in your state? New tutorial & webinar can help
  • April 2016
    The Catalyst Center updated our Medicaid/CHIP 101 Tutorial and added a detailed section about the TEFRA/Katie Beckett Option
  • March 2016
    Learn about an innovative partnership in Arizona (AZ) that helps families determine which Marketplace health plans best meet the needs of their children with special health care needs (CSHCN)
  • February 2016
    In response to technical assistance requests for easy-to-understand definitions of the terms used to describe alternative payment strategies, we created a glossary for Title V staff, family leaders, and others who want to be in the know 
  •  January 2016
    As part of the Catalyst Center’s Structured Interview project, we shared an example of a partnership in North Dakota that helps ensure Native American children have access to adequate health insurance coverage
  • December 2015
    Our holiday gift to our stakeholders was data – in the form of updates to the Catalyst Center State-at-a-Glance Chartbook
  • November 2015
    The Care Coordination Conundrum and Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs
  • October 2015
    Title V, Medicaid, family leader staff share insights on state financing strategies for CSHCN
  • September 2015
    Emerging Trends in Payment Reform, Family Perspectives Project info
  • August 2015
    The ACA and Value-Based Purchasing–What’s at stake for kids with medical complexity? Inequities in Insurance Coverage and Financing of Care among Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN): Family Perspectives–we need your help!
  • July 2015
    Changing the way we deliver news to you: peer-reviewed article on Louisiana FOA Medicaid Buy-in program family survey results, webinar on Navigating the ACA- provisions relevant to families of children with special health care needs, Medicaid at 50