Working Together: The Impact and Caregiver Perceptions of a Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) Response to Child Abuse and Neglect Investigations

Working Together: The Impact and Caregiver Perceptions of a Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) Response to Child Abuse and Neglect Investigations This study assessed the impact of a multidisciplinary team (MDT) response used in an urban county as well as caregiver perceptions of the investigation process. Following child abuse and neglect reports, Read more…

Learning from the State of Colorado’s Recent Performance Improvement and Efficiency Initiatives – A Six-Report Series

Learning from the State of Colorado’s Recent Performance Improvement and Efficiency Initiatives In his first State of the State Address in 2012, Governor Hickenlooper explained the “3 E’s” that would guide the state’s performance improvement initiatives during his time in office: Effective.  Efficient.  Elegant. Collectively, the “3 E’s” centered on Read more…

The Intersection of Housing and Mental Health in Colorado: Mapping Critical Social Determinants of Health

The Intersection of Housing and Mental Health in ColoradoMapping Critical Social Determinants of Health Affordable housing is a social determinant of health that creates a critical foundation for resilient and healthy communities. While it is clear that the stress of navigating unaffordable housing contributes to poor mental health, there is Read more…