Alliance to Reduce Disparities in Diabetes

Endnotes | Policy Considerations Report

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ii Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: National diabetes fact sheet: national estimates and general information on diabetes and prediabetes in the United States. 2011. Atlanta, GA. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 2011.

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iv National Conference of State Legislatures. Federal Health Reform Provisions Related to Diabetes. May 2011. Available from:
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v IOM. Primary care and public health: exploring integration to improve public health. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 2012.

vi U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Implementation Guidance on Data Collection Standards for Race, Ethnicity, Sex, Primary Language, and Disability Status. October 2011. Available here: http://aspe.hhs.gov/datacncl/standards/ACA/4302/index.shtml

vii Weinick R, Hasnain-Wynia R. Quality Improvement Efforts Under Health Reform: How to Ensure That They Help Reduce Disparities – Not Increase Them. Health Affairs, 30, no. 10 (2011): 1837-1843.

viii Ashish K, Jha E, Orav J, Epstein A. Low-Quality, High-Cost Hospitals, Mainly in South, Care for Sharply Higher Shares of Elderly Black, Hispanic, and Medicaid Patients. Health Affairs, 30, no.10 (2011); 1904-1911.

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x Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers. Medicaid ACO Demonstration Projects. 2012. Available from: http://www.camdenhealth.org/data-research/medicaid-acos-in-nj/

xi http://www.ncqa.org/tabid/139/Default.aspx (retrieved July 20, 2012).

xii United States. Cong. 11th Congress, 2nd Session. H.R. 3590, The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act [Enacted in the U.S. Cong.; 5 January 2010.] PL 118-148. 5101, 5102, 5313.

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xv OMH. 2001. Adapted from Cross, 1989.

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xvii Dudley RA, Rosenthal MB. Pay for Performance: A Decision Guide for Purchasers. AHRQ Publication No. 06-004. 2006.

xviii National Partnership for Action to End Health Disparities. National Stakeholder Strategy for Achieving Health Equity. Rockville, MD: U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Office of Minority Health. April 2011.

xix Carter-Pokras O, Baquet C. What Is a “Health Disparity”?. Public Health Rep. 2002;117:426–34.

xx AHRQ, 2010.

xxi National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services in Health Care Final Report. OMH. 2001.

xxii U.S. Department of Commerce