Document Archive

This page is an archive of documents related to KHI News Service stories and KHI research and policy products. Most documents are available for download as .pdf files.

Clean Water Indictment

April 16, 2014

Indictment against a Minneapolis company for alleged violations of the Clean Water Act.

Governor's Mental Health Task Force Report

April 15, 2014

Governor's Mental Health Task Force Report, April 15, 2014.

KanHIT Council Meeting Packet

April 15, 2014

KanHIT Advisory Council meeting agenda and packet for April 15, 2014.

PACE study

April 14, 2014

Study measures the rates of hospitalization, readmission and potentially avoidable hospitalization in the Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE).

AARP study

April 14, 2014

Consumer Choices and Continuity of Care in Managed Long-Term Services and Supports: Emerging Practices and Lessons

Currently Eligible Adults in Medicaid: The Few Who Qualify

April 10, 2014

This issue brief describes the non-disabled adults under age 65 in Medicaid and identifies how much the state pays to cover these adults. It also examines how the ACA may affect the number of adults enrolled in Medicaid.

Scott Day consent order

April 8, 2014

A consent order between insurance agent Scott Day and the Kansas Insurance Department regarding sanctions for published misrepresentations of the Affordable Care Act.

Medicaid Enrollment Report

April 4, 2014

CMS report on February Medicaid enrollment for Kansas and other states.

FTC Report

March 31, 2014

A report from the Federal Trade Commission.

S Sub for HB 2014

March 26, 2014

Renewable Energy Standards Repeal

2014 Rankings Kansas

March 26, 2014

The County Health Rankings measure the health of nearly every county in the nation. Published online at countyhealthrankings.org, the Rankings help counties understand what influences how healthy residents are and how long they will live. The Rankings look at a variety of measures that affect health, such as high school graduation rates, access to healthy foods, rates of smoking, obesity, and teen births. Based on data available for each county, the Rankings are unique in their ability to measure the overall health of each county in all 50 states. They have been used to garner support for local health improvement initiatives among government agencies, healthcare providers, community organizations, business leaders, policy makers, and the public.

GAO EHR Report

March 25, 2014

A report from the Government Accountability Office faulting the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for not having clear priorities and milestones for accomplishing the exchange of digital health records.

Estimating the Underground Sex Economy

March 24, 2014

A study on human trafficking in eight major U.S. cities, including Kansas City, Mo.

Post Audit on School Lunches

March 21, 2014

A 2006 legislative audit report on the number of Kansas students receiving free lunch.

CMS-1450-F

March 21, 2014

Medicare home health rebasing rule.

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