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State Innovation Model (SIM) Summative Evaluation Report: Activities and Goal Evaluation Award Year 2-4 (AY2-4)

Summarizes the process and implementation activities of the State Innovation Model (SIM) test grant program in Iowa during award years 2 through 4, which spanned November 2016 through April 2019. SIM test awards are administered by the Centers of Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Innovation Center and allow states to implement and test strategies for health system transformation that meet the specific needs of residents of each state. Describes the process evaluation of SIM implementation activities and results of the 2016 and 2018 statewide evaluation surveys. Presents data on outcome measures regarding access and cost of care, diabetes, obesity, and tobacco use.
Tessa Heeren, Rochelle Schultz Spinarski, Elizabeth Momany, et al.
University of Iowa Public Policy Center
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Diabetes · Emergency department and urgent care services · Health reform · Healthcare business and finance · Medicaid · Medicare · Population health · Service delivery models · Specialty care · Statistics and data · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Iowa

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