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The Alabama Medicaid Agency contracted with The Lewin Group to conduct a single point of entry feasibility study. Lewin and the Alabama Medicaid Agency staffed a single point of entry work group composed of Alabama consumers and other long term care stakeholders; this work group guided the study. A literature search on SPE best practices and national initiatives was used to develop three possible models for the state, each of which presents an array of pros and cons.
Programs/Initiatives:Real Choice Systems Change
single point of entry; SPE; aging population; persons with disabilities; Building Community Capacity; Community-Based Diversion; Nursing Home Expenditure Controls;
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