This panel will discuss how changes in our care delivery systems across the country are integrating medical and social supports services for better outcomes for patients and families living in the community and skilled nursing facilities A range of models will be discussed to better deliver care such as case managers for high risk patients and how different states are moving to managed LTC services and supports (MLTSS) which include services for those living in nursing homes. Topics include: 1) how different states are changing how LTC services are delivered and financed, 2) how high risk patients are being managed more in the community with waiver programs, 3) how one state is using a social justice model to help older adults live at home, and 4) how a state is making accountable care organizations and incorporating LTC into the medical system.
Describe how different states are changing how long term care services are delivered and financed.
Discuss how high risk patients are being managed more in the community with waiver programs.
Explain how one state is using a social justice model to help older adults live at home.
Review how one state is making Accountable Care Organizations and incorporating LTC.