Legislative Action Aims to Secure A Comprehensive Public Health Response to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Current as of March 19, 2020. This post is a work in progress and will be updated with new developments.

By Maria Velasquez, Alexander Somodevilla and Morgan Handley

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How New Hampshire’s Medicaid Work Experiment Could Impact Community Health Centers

Medicaid revenues in the state’s community health centers could decline by up to $2.8 million, an analysis by Milken Institute SPH researchers shows.

$1.1 Million Grant Will Enable Milken Institute School of Public Health Researchers to Study Economic Costs of Community Health Centers

Avi Dor, PhD

Avi Dor, PhD of the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health (Milken Institute SPH) Department of Health Policy and Management is the principal investigator for a $1.1 million grant. The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is funding a four-year project that Dor is leading to analyze the economic costs and sustainability of community health centers.

Professor Participates in Review of Germany’s RWI Institute for Economic Research

Lorens Helmchen, PhD Lorens Helmchen served as a health economics subject matter expert for the RWI – Leibniz Institute for Economic Research.