Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Helping VA optimize its long-term care services|
||Palo Alto, CA
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||Health Services R&D
|| July 2020 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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By 2023, it is expected that the number of VHA enrollees aged 65 and over will increase from 4.1 million to 4.7 million. To meet the growing demand for long-term care services, VA has attempted to expand its home and community-based services (HCBS) through measures such as the 1999 Millennium Health Care and Benefits Act (the Millennium Act). These expansion efforts were based on the premise that HCBS provide care in Veterans’ setting of choice for a lower cost than in institutional settings and...
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