Category Archives: Ignatius Bau: Ignatius’ Consultant Services

AAPCHO: Practice Transformation Resources

This annotated bibliography of resources to support the transformation of physician practice in becoming patient-centered medical homes has been published by the Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations (AAPCHO). The resources are especially useful for community health centers but … Continue reading

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Connecticut Health Foundation: Person-Centered Medical Homes and Health Equity

The Connecticut Health Foundation has three new publications on the implementation of person-centered medical homes and the relationship to health equity: A policy brief that describes how medical practices seeking to achieve recognition as a medical home can simultaneously advance … Continue reading

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Crosswalk of Demographic Questions for California Health Insurance Exchange Application

Here is a crosswalk of applicant demographic questions that are being considered for inclusion in the application for health insurance through the California Health Benefits Exchange, California’s state health insurance exchange being established under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care … Continue reading

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California Department of Health Care Services: Demographic Data Collection in State Health Insurance Exchange

Here are my presentation and a resource list prepared for the California Department of Health Care Service on demographic data collection requirements and standards for the state health insurance exchange.  These were prepared for a stakeholder meeting held by the … Continue reading

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AAPCHO Podcasts on Accountable Care Organizations

The Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations (AAPCHO) has developed a series of podcast interviews regarding the impact of accountable care organizations on Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs), particularly those serving Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander patients … Continue reading

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Side-by-Side Analysis of Equity Provisions in Final Senate and House Health Care Reform Bills

This is my side-by-side analysis of the provisions in the final Senate and House health reform bills related to equity, health disparities, demographic data, language access, cultural competency, health workforce diversity and community health. 

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California Pan-Ethnic Health Network Bulletin: Advancing Patient-Centeredness and Equity in Health Reform

An overview of the patient-centeredness and equity provisions of the national health care reform law, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

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California Pan-Ethnic Health Network Report: Building Quality & Equitable Health Care Systems

This report summarizes the highlights of the California Pan-Ethnic Health Network June 2010 conference, “Building Quality & Equitable Health Care Systems”.  All materials from the conference (presentations, handouts, speaker biographies) are also available from the California Pan-Ethnic Health Network.   … Continue reading

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Presentation at California Pan-Ethnic Health Network Conference: Moving Health Care Towards Patient-Centeredness, Equity and Prevention

Plenary session presentation at California Pan-Ethnic Health Network “Building Quality and Equitable Health Care Systems” conference on June 8, 2010. Link to Original Source

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California Pan-Ethnic Health Network Conference: Resource Handout

Resources on patient-centeredness, equity and prevention from California Pan-Ethnic Health Network “Building Quality and Equitable Health Care Systems” conference June 7-9, 2010. Link to Original Source

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