Medicine Dish, Volume 4. 2-DVD Set.
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
7500 Security Boulevard
Balitmore, MD 21244
Tel: 877-267-2323 410-786-3000 (local)
TDD/TTY: 866-226-1819 410-786-0727 (local)
Sponsoring Organization: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Indian Health Service. Tribal Affairs.
Part of a series of DVDs that discuss different aspects of the Indian health care system, this 3-hour, 2-disk set focuses on medical nutrition therapy and reimbursement, Medicaid and Medicare data for American Indians and Alaska Natives, outreach and enrolment of American Indian and Alaska Native children and families, and the Medicare, Part D program. The five episodes are designed to inform professional, administrative, and medical staff in the Indian health care system and to promote discussion about Medicare, Medicaid, and the Children's Health Insurance Program, and other issues important to the health of American Indians and Alaska Natives. Information is provided on the benefits and cost effectiveness of medical nutrition therapy, how Medicare and Medicaid data is currently being used to improve Indian Health Service-funded health care and the health status of American Indians and Alaska Natives, Medicare plan enrollment, the new Medicare Plan Finder website, enrollment challenges encountered and actions taken to overcome them, and effective health care partnerships.
Medicaid; health insurance; Native Americans; Tribes; Children; child health; public health services; Nutrition