Research Report How did CHIPRA Quality Demonstration States Employ Learning Collaboratives to Improve Children’s Health Care Quality?
Rebecca Peters, Rachel A. Burton, Kelly J. Devers
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This Evaluation Highlight is the 13th in a series that presents descriptive and analytic findings from the national evaluation of the Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009 (CHIPRA) Quality Demonstration Grant Program. This Highlight focuses on lessons learned from nine States—Alaska, Florida, Idaho, Maine, Massachusetts, North Carolina, Oregon, Utah, and West Virginia. These States implemented learning collaboratives and subsequently reported quantifiable improvements in medical home capacity and/or health care quality among the 137 child-serving primary care practices that participated in the CHIPRA quality demonstration. The analysis is based on work completed by States during the first 4.5 years of their 5-year demonstration projects.

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Research Areas Health and health care Children and youth
Tags Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program  Hospitals and physicians State Children's Health Insurance Program Children's health and development Community-based care
Policy Centers Health Policy Center