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June 16, 2022

ZONA DE IMPACTO (2): Mental Health is not only our problem, it's also of organizations

You can listen to this first episode of the Podcast Expresso & Nova SBE "Zona de Impacto" here. - It is in Portuguese.

Pedro Pita Barros, Maria Penas e Mário Vaz

Pedro Pita Barros, Maria Penas e Mário Vaz

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Research insight
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Measuring state medicaid home care participation and intensity using latent variables

Population aging and policies to redirect long-term care toward home- and community-based services have led to increases in Medicaid home care spending in most states. This study measures state Medicaid home care Participation and Intensity comprehensively using latent variables, and uses those latent variables to describe changes in Medicaid home care policy generosity over time and across states.

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Opinion Article
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Retirement age: One size does not fit all

The European population is ageing, challenging both the financial and social sustainability of pension systems. By 2050, Portugal will face one of the most alarming scenarios, with roughly two people aged 65 or more for every three at working age — almost doubling the 2016 figure. Reforms in the health system and the labor market are of utmost importance to ensure our pension system remains financially and socially stable throughout the ageing process of our society.

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Opinion Article
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Health Literacy — The Value of Good, Timely, Evidence-based Information

In a life-threatening disease for which a cure is not yet discovered, knowledge about the most promising treatments and how to access them can be determinant for a patient’s life.

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