What Can States Do to Address Poor Oral Health Outcomes for Low-Income Children?

What Can States Do to Address Poor Oral Health Outcomes for Low-Income Children?

Low-income children are five times more likely to suffer from untreated tooth decay compared to children with greater means. We can end this inequity by incorporating education, training, and improved care coordination into clinical and community settings.
Advancing Clinical Excellence Network

The Advancing Clinical Excellence Network

CMS is funding an initiative to help medical practices reduce administrative burdens while improving outcomes. Learn how to participate.
Altarum Presents at 2019 American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting

Altarum to Present at APHA Annual Meeting

November 02, 2019

Our experts will share innovative solutions for children's oral health, the opioid crisis, elder care reform, and more.
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Advancing Health of Vulnerable and Publicly Insured Populations

Through research and analytics, technology, advisory services, and program implementation, we help federal and state agencies and other organizations improve health outcomes. Our solutions are more than road maps for improvement—they are a driving force for innovation.

Altarum News and Updates

News and Updates

Providers Who Participate in Our Recognition Program—Bridges to Excellence—Have Lower Costs and Better Outcomes

Providers participating in our recognition program had lower average total episode costs and lower probability of experiencing a potentially avoidable complication for three costly and prevalent chronic conditions.

October 23, 2019

Five Actions to Address the Crisis in Long-Term Care Services and Supports 

The eldercare crisis is among the top policy challenges facing the nation, yet the scope of the response to the crisis continues to fall short, even though the health and well-being of millions of Americans are at stake. What can states and their partners do to change this?

September 16, 2019

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