Medical Respite Care (Policy)
Medical respite care is a growing part of our work and is a new policy priority. We’ll be developing additional policy materials in the coming months to support our growth in this area.
External Link (Washington State legislature) : Statewide Medicaid Benefit for Medical Respite Care: Issues Informing Benefit Design and Implementation | January 2022
External Link: One Community’s Collaborative Approach: A Spotlight on Yakima, Washington | January 2022
External Link: Expanding Options for Health Care Within Homelessness Services: CoC Partnerships with Medical Respite Care Programs | January 2022
Policy Brief: Medicaid & Medicaid Managed Care: Financing Approaches for Medical Respite Care | April 2020
Policy Brief: Medical Respite Care Programs & the IHI Triple Aim Framework | April 2019 (Watch the webinar here)
Visit the National Institute for Medical Respite Care, a special initiative of the Council, to learn more about our work with medical respite and recuperative care.