CDHA CAAR

September 27, 2018

CAAR – US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General Report – September 27, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:22 pm

Medicare Advantage Appeal Outcomes and Audit Findings Raise Concerns About Service and Payment Denials,” (OEI-09-16-00410, September 2018, .pdf format, 31p.).

oig.hhs.gov/oei/reports/oei-09-16-00410.asp

CAAR – AARP Public Policy Institute Report – September 27, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:21 pm

Rx Price Watch Report: Trends in Retail Prices of Brand Name Prescription Drugs Widely Used by Older Americans: 2017 Year-End Update,” by Leigh Purvis and Dr. Stephen Schondelmeyer (September 2018, .pdf format, 24p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2016/trends-in-retail-prices-of-drugs.html

CAAR – Tables of Contents – September 27, 2018

Filed under: Journal Table of Contents — Tags: , — admin @ 5:20 pm

American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry (Vol. 26, No. 10, October 2018).

www.ajgponline.org/issue/S1064-7481(18)X0010-4

European Journal of Ageing (Vol. 15, No. 3, September 2018).

link.springer.com/journal/10433/15/3/page/1

Journal of Aging and Physical Activity (Vol. 26, No. 4, October 2018).

journals.humankinetics.com/toc/japa/26/4

September 26, 2018

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunities – September 26, 2018

Filed under: Employment/Funding Opportunities — Tags: — admin @ 5:19 pm

A. “Increasing Uptake of Evidence-Based Screening in Diverse Adult Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Optional),” (PA-18-932, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadlines Feb. 5, June 5, and Oct. 5).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-18-932.html

B. “NIH Administrative Supplements to Recover Losses Due to Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria Under the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018– Non-Construction (Admin Supp Clinical Trial Optional),” (PA-18-936, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadline December 14, 2018).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-18-936.html

CAAR – UK Office for National Statistics Statistical Bulletins – September 26, 2018

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A. “Estimates of the very old, including centenarians, UK: 2002 to 2017,” (September 2018, .pdf and HTML format, 9p.).

www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/ageing/bulletins/estimatesoftheveryoldincludingcentenarians/2002to2017

B. “National life tables, UK: 2015 to 2017,” (September 2018, .pdf and HTML format, 11p.).

www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/lifeexpectancies/bulletins/nationallifetablesunitedkingdom/2015to2017

CAAR – Pew Charitable Trusts Issue Brief – September 26, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:08 pm

State Public Pension Funds’ Investment Practices and Performance: 2016 Data Update,” (September 2018, .pdf format, 13p.).

www.pewtrusts.org/en/research-and-analysis/issue-briefs/2018/09/state-public-pension-funds–investment-practices-and–performance-2016-data-update

 

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – September 26, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:07 pm

Diagnosis-related differences in the quality of end-of-life care: A comparison between cancer and non-cancer patients,” by Vieri Lastrucci, Sara D’Arienzo, Francesca Collini, Chiara Lorini, Alfredo Zuppiroli, Silvia Forni, Guglielmo Bonaccorsi, Fabrizio Gemmi, and Andrea Vannucci (PLoS ONE 13(9): e0204458. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0204458, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 11p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0204458

September 25, 2018

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Papers – September 25, 2018

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Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library.

A. “The Pivotal Role of Fairness: Which Consumers Like Annuities?” by Suzanne B. Shu, Robert Zeithammer, and John W. Payne (w25067, September 2018, .pdf format, 23p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w25067

B. “The Chinese Pension System,” by Hanming Fang and Jin Feng (w25088, September 2018, .pdf format, 40p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w25088

CAAR – Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) [University of Bonn, Germany] Working Papers – September 25, 2018

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A. “Are Retirees More Satisfied? Anticipation and Adaptation Effects of Retirement on Subjective Well-Being: A Panel Analysis for Germany,” by Joachim Merz (Discussion Paper No. 11832, September 2018, .pdf format, 37p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.iza.org/publications/dp/11832

B. “The Effect of Pension Subsidies on Retirement Timing of Older Women: Evidence from a Regression Kink Design,” by Han Ye (Discussion Paper No. 11831, September 2018, .pdf format, 55p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.iza.org/publications/dp/11831

C. “Pension Strategies of Workers in a Country Getting Old before Getting Rich,” by Sonia Buchholtz, Jan Gaska, and Marek Góra (Discussion Paper No. 11830, September 2018, .pdf format, 34p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.iza.org/publications/dp/11830

 

CAAR – AARP Public Policy Institute Report – September 25, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:17 pm

Older Consumers: Especially Vulnerable to Utility Price Increases,” by William Shiflett and Lori A. Trawinski (September 2018, .pdf format, 6p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2018/older-consumers-especially-vulnerable-to-utility-price-increases.html

September 24, 2018

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunities – September 24, 2018

Filed under: Employment/Funding Opportunities — Tags: — admin @ 3:00 pm

A. “BRAIN Initiative Cell Census Network (BICCN) Scalable Technologies and Tools for Brain Cell Census (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed),” (RFA-MH-19-148, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadlines January 22, 2019 and January 24, 2020).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-MH-19-148.html

B. “BRAIN Initiative Cell Census Network (BICCN) Specialized Collaboratory on Human and Non-Human Primate Brain Cell Atlases (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed),” (RFA-MH-19-149, a Reissue of RFA-MH-17-210, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadlines January 22, 2019 and January 24, 2020).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-MH-19-149.html

C. “Novel Mechanism Research on Neuropsychiatric Symptoms (NPS) in Alzheimer’s Dementia (R01 Clinical Trial Optional),” (RFA-MH-19-510, National Institute of Mental Health, application deadlines November 19, 2018 and March 19, 2019). Note: There is a related funding announcement (follow the link under “Companion Funding Opportunity”): “Novel Mechanism Research on Neuropsychiatric Symptoms (NPS) in Alzheimer’s Dementia,” (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
(RFA-MH-19-511)

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-MH-19-510.html

D. “Discovery and Validation of Novel Targets for Safe and Effective Pain Treatment (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed),” (RFA-NS-18-043, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadlines November 27, 2018; February 11, 2019; July 11, 2019; November 12, 2019). Note: There is a related funding announcement (follow the link under “Companion Funding Opportunity”): “Discovery and Validation of Novel Targets for Safe and Effective Pain Treatment (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed),” (RFA-NS-18-042).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-NS-18-043.html

E. “Analytical and/or Clinical Validation of a Candidate Biomarker for Pain (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Optional),” (RFA-NS-18-046, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadlines November 27, 2018; March 7, 2019; November 25, 2019; March 12, 2020).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-NS-18-046.html

F. “Increasing Uptake of Evidence-Based Screening in Diverse Adult Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Optional),” (PA-18-932, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadlines Feb. 5, June 5, and Oct. 5).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-18-932.html

CAAR – US Centers for Disease Control Article – September 24, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 2:57 pm

Promoting Well-Being and Independence in Older Adults,” by Benjamin S. Olivari, Matthew Baumgart; Sarah L. Lock, C. Grace Whiting, Christopher A. Taylor, John Iskander, Phoebe Thorpe, and Lisa C. McGuire (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, Vol. 67, No. 37, September 21, 2018, p. 1036-1039).

www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/67/wr/mm6737a4.htm

CAAR – AARP Public Policy Institute Report – September 24, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 2:56 pm

Saving at Work for a Rainy Day: Perspectives from Employees,” by Catherine Harvey, David John, and Kathi Brown (September 2018, .pdf format, 40p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2018/saving-at-work-for-a-rainy-day-perspectives-from-employees.html

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – September 24, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 2:55 pm

Use of sedative-hypnotics and the risk of Alzheimer’s dementia: A retrospective cohort study,” by Joonki Lee, Sun Jae Jung, Jae-won Choi, Aesun Shin, and Yu Jin Lee (PLoS ONE 13(9): e0204413. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0204413, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 13p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0204413

CAAR – International Longevity Centre [UK] Report – September 24, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 2:54 pm

Cutting through the App: How can mobile health apps meet their true potential?” by George Holley-Moore and Dean Hochlaf (September 2018, .pdf format, 36p.).

www.ilcuk.org.uk/index.php/publications/publication_details/cutting_through_the_app_how_can_mobile_health_apps_meet_their_true_potentia

September 20, 2018

CAAR – US National Center for Health Statistics Report – September 20, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , — admin @ 4:37 pm

Health, United States, 2017,” (September 2018, .pdf format, 75p.). Note: This years edition contains a special feature on mortality.

www.cdc.gov/nchs/hus/

CAAR – Medical Expenditure Panel Survey Statistical Brief – September 20, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:35 pm

Any Use and Frequent Use of Opioids among Elderly Adults in 2015-2016, by Socioeconomic Characteristics,” by Asako S. Moriya and G. Edward Miller (Statistical Brief 515, September 2018, .pdf and HTML format, 7p.).

meps.ahrq.gov/mepsweb/data_stats/Pub_ProdResults_Details.jsp?pt=Statistical+Brief&opt=2&id=1237

CAAR – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Issue Brief – September 20, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:34 pm

Modernizing Social Security: Widow Benefits,” by Alicia H. Munnell and Andrew D. Eschtruth (IB No. 18-17, September 2018, .pdf format, 7p.).

Modernizing Social Security: Widow Benefits

CAAR – Canadian Institute for Health Information/Institut Canadien D’information Sur La Sante Report – September 20, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:33 pm

Access to Palliative Care in Canada,” (September 2018, .pdf format, 66p.).

www.cihi.ca/en/access-data-and-reports/access-to-palliative-care-in-canada

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Articles – September 20, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , — admin @ 4:31 pm

A. “The risk of developing cancer following metal-on-metal hip replacement compared with non metal-on-metal hip bearings: Findings from a prospective national registry “The National Joint Registry of England, Wales, Northern Ireland and the Isle of Man”,” by Linda P. Hunt, Ashley W. Blom, Gulraj S. Matharu, Martyn L. Porter, and Michael R. Whitehouse (PLoS ONE 13(9): e0204356. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0204356, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 19p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0204356

B. “The relationship between nursing home quality and costs: Evidence from the VA,” by Kathleen Carey, Shibei Zhao, A. Lynn Snow, and Christine W. Hartmann (PLoS ONE 13(9): e0203764. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0203764, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0203764

 

CAAR – Table of Contents – September 20, 2018

Filed under: Journal Table of Contents — Tags: — admin @ 4:29 pm

Journals of Gerontology (B): Psychological Sciences (Vol. 73B, No. 7, October 2018).

academic.oup.com/psychsocgerontology/issue/73/7

September 18, 2018

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – September 18, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:42 pm

One-legged stance sway of older adults with and without falls,” by Marcio R. Oliveira, Edgar R. Vieira, André W. O. Gil, Karen B. P. Fernandes, Denilson C. Teixeira, Cesar F. Amorim, and Rubens A. da Silva (PLoS ONE 13(9): e0203887. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0203887, HTML, XML, and .pdf format, 9p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0203887

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Article Abstract – September 18, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 4:41 pm

Discriminative Accuracy of [18F]flortaucipir Positron Emission Tomography for Alzheimer Disease vs Other Neurodegenerative Disorders,” by Rik Ossenkoppele, Gil D. Rabinovici, Ruben Smith, Hanna Cho, Michael Scholl, Olof Strandberg, Sebastian Palmqvist, Niklas Mattsson, Shorena Janelidze, Alexander Santillo, Tomas Ohlsson, Jonas Jogi, Richard Tsai, Renaud La Joie, Joel Kramer, Adam L. Boxer, Maria L. Gorno-Tempini, Bruce L. Miller, Jae Y. Choi, Young H. Ryu, Chul H. Lyoo, and Oskar Hansson (Vol. 320, No. 11, September 18, 2018).

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2702872

CAAR – Commonwealth Fund Issue Brief – September 18, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:40 pm

A Policy Option to Enhance Access and Affordability for Medicare’s Low-Income Beneficiaries,” by Cathy Schoen, Karen Davis, Amber Willink, and Christine Buttorff (September 2018, .pdf format, 14p.).

www.commonwealthfund.org/publications/issue-briefs/2018/sep/medicare-low-income-beneficiaries

CAAR – AARP Public Policy Institute Report – September 18, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 4:39 pm

An Aging Labor Force and the Challenges of 65+ Jobseekers,” by Jen Schramm (September 2018, .pdf format, 11p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2018/an-aging-labor-force.html

September 17, 2018

CAAR – US Centers for Disease Control Article – September 17, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:12 pm

Prevalence of Chronic Pain and High-Impact Chronic Pain Among Adults — United States, 2016,” by James Dahlhamer, Jacqueline Lucas, Carla Zelaya, Richard Nahin, Sean Mackey, Lynn DeBar, Robert Kerns, Michael Von Korff, Linda Porter, and Charles Helmick (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, Vol. 67, No. 36, September 14, 2018, .pdf and HTML format, p. 1001-1006).

www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/67/wr/mm6736a2.htm

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Papers – September 17, 2018

Filed under: Working Papers — Tags: , , , , — admin @ 5:11 pm

Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library.

A. “Understanding Joint Retirement,” by Pierre-Carl Michaud, Arthur van Soest, and Luc Bissonnette (w25030, September 2018, .pdf format, 45p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w25030

B. “The Long-Term Consequences of Having Fewer Children in Old Age: Evidence from China’s “Later, Longer, Fewer” Campaign,” by Yi Chen and Hanming Fang (w25041, September 2018, .pdf format, 53p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w25041

C. “Mortality Risk, Insurance, and the Value of Life,” by Daniel Bauer, Darius Lakdawalla, Julian Reif (w25055, September 2018, .pdf format, 53p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w25055

D. “Biology Meets Behavior in a Clinical Trial: Two Relationships Between Mortality and Mammogram Receipt,” by Amanda E. Kowalski (w25049, Setpember 2018, .pdf format, 28p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w25049

CAAR – Family Caregiver Alliance Funding Periodical – September 17, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:09 pm

Caregiving PolicyDigest (Vol. 18, No. 8, September 13, 2018).

myemail.constantcontact.com/Caregiving-Policy-Digest—Vol–18–No–8.html

CAAR – Tables of Contents – September 17, 2018

Filed under: Journal Table of Contents — Tags: — admin @ 5:08 pm

Clinical Gerontologist (Vol. 41, No. 5, 2018).

www.tandfonline.com/toc/wcli20/41/5

Gerontologist (Vol. 58, No. 5, October 2018).

academic.oup.com/gerontologist/issue/58/5

Journal of Applied Gerontology (Vol. 37, No. 10, October 2018).

journals.sagepub.com/toc/jaga/37/10

September 14, 2018

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunities – September 14, 2018

Filed under: Employment/Funding Opportunities — Tags: — admin @ 5:07 pm

A. “Clinician-Scientists Transdisciplinary Aging Research (Clin-STAR) Coordinating Center: Synergizing Career Development toward Improved Care of Older Adults across Specialties and Disciplines (U24 – Clinical Trial Optional),” (RFA-AG-19-024, National Institute on Aging, application deadline February 4, 2018).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AG-19-024.html

B. “NIH Blueprint Program for Enhancing Neuroscience Diversity through Undergraduate Research Education Experiences (R25),” (RFA-NS-19-007, a reissue of RFA-NS-14-010, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadline February 15, 2018).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-NS-19-007.html

CAAR – Medicare Payment Advisory Commission Hearing Transcript – September 14, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:06 pm

An agenda and transcript of the September 6-7, 2018 meeting is available.

www.medpac.gov/-public-meetings-/meeting-details/september-2018-public-meeting

Transcript (.pdf format, 272p.):

www.medpac.gov/docs/default-source/default-document-library/medpac-meeting-transcripts-9-2018.pdf

September 13, 2018

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Article Abstracts – September 13, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 5:05 pm

A. “Association of Hospital Participation in a Medicare Bundled Payment Program With Volume and Case Mix of Lower Extremity Joint Replacement Episodes,” by Amol S. Navathe, Joshua M. Liao, Sarah E. Dykstra, Erkuan Wang, Zoe M. Lyon, Yash Shah, Joseph Martinez, Dylan S. Small, Rachel M. Werner, Claire Dinh, Xinshuo Ma, and Ezekiel J. Emanuel (Vol. 320, No. 9, September 4, 2018, p. 901-910).

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2698926

B. “Mandatory Medicare Bundled Payment Program for Lower Extremity Joint Replacement and Discharge to Institutional Postacute Care: Interim Analysis of the First Year of a 5-Year Randomized Trial,” by Amy Finkelstein, Yunan Ji, Neale Mahoney, and Jonathan Skinner (Vol. 320, No. 9, September 4, 2018, p. 892-900).

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2698927

CAAR – Nature Letter Abstract – September 13, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:01 pm

Parkin and PINK1 mitigate STING-induced inflammation,” by Danielle A. Sliter, Jennifer Martinez, Ling Hao, Xi Chen, Nuo Sun, Tara D. Fischer, Jonathon L. Burman, Yan Li, Zhe Zhang, Derek P. Narendra, Huaibin Cai, Max Borsche, Christine Klein & Richard J. Youle (Vol. 561, No. 7722, September 13, 2018, p. 258-262).

www.nature.com/articles/s41586-018-0448-9

CAAR – National Academy of Social Insurance Report – September 13, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:00 pm

Changing Medicare Eligibility: Program Design Challenges,” by Paul N. Van de Water (No. 15, September 2018, .pdf format, 16p.).

www.nasi.org/research/2018/changing-medicare-eligibility-program-design-challenges

CAAR – Tables of Contents – September 13, 2018

Filed under: Journal Table of Contents — Tags: , — admin @ 4:59 pm

Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease (Vol. 65, No. 3, 2018).

content.iospress.com/journals/journal-of-alzheimers-disease/65/3

Journals of Gerontology (A): Biological Sciences (Vol. 73A, No. 10, October 2018).

academic.oup.com/biomedgerontology/issue/73/10

September 12, 2018

CAAR – US National Center for Health Statistic Report – September 12, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:10 pm

U.S. Small-area Life Expectancy Estimates Project: Methodology and Results Summary,” by Charles J. Rothwell, Jennifer H. Madans, Delton Atkinson, and Hanyu Ni (Vital and Health Statistics, Series 2, No. 181, September 2018, .pdf format, 31p.).

www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/series/sr_02/sr02_181.pdf

CAAR – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Working Papers – September 12, 2018

Filed under: Working Papers — Tags: , — admin @ 5:09 pm

A. “Accounting for Social Security Claiming Behavior,” by Svetlana Pashchenko and Ponpoje Porapakkarm (WP No. 2018-8, September 2018, .pdf format, 35p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

Accounting for Social Security Claiming Behavior

B. “Spillovers from State and Local Pensions to Social Security: Do Benefits for Uncovered Workers Meet Federal Standards?” by Laura D. Quinby, Jean-Pierre Aubry, and Alicia H. Munnell (WP No. 2018-9, September 2018, .pdf format, 43p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

Spillovers from State and Local Pensions to Social Security: Do Benefits for Uncovered Workers Meet Federal Standards?

CAAR – Urban Institute Brief – September 12, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:08 pm

How Much Would Senator Rubio’s Paid Leave Program Help New Parents,” by Richard W. Johnson and Melissa M. Favreault (August 2018, .pdf format, 16p.).

www.urban.org/research/publication/how-much-would-senator-rubios-paid-leave-program-help-new-parents

September 11, 2018

CAAR – Employee Benefit Research Institute Issue Brief – September 11, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 5:31 pm

Perceived Helpfulness of Financial Well-being Programs: Results From the 2017 and 2018 Retirement Confidence Survey,” by Craig Copeland (EBRI Issue Brief No. 457, September 2018, .pdf format, 19p.).

www.ebri.org/publications/ib/index.cfm?fa=ibDisp&content_id=3708

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Article Abstracts – September 11, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , — admin @ 5:27 pm

A. “Multidimensional comparison of countries’ adaptation to societal aging,” by Cynthia Chen, Dana P. Goldman, Julie Zissimopoulos, John W. Rowe, and Research Network on an Aging Society (Vol. 115, No. 37, September 12, 2018, p. 9169-9174).

www.pnas.org/content/115/37/9169

B. “The impact of exposure to air pollution on cognitive performance,” by Xin Zhang, Xi Chen, and Xiaobo Zhang (Vol. 115, No. 37, September 12, 2018, p. 9193-9197).

www.pnas.org/content/115/37/9193

CAAR – Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Report – September 11, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 5:26 pm

Older Australia at a glance, 2017,” (September 2017, HTML format).

www.aihw.gov.au/reports/older-people/older-australia-at-a-glance/contents/summary

CAAR – National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Monograph – September 11, 2018

Filed under: Books — Tags: — admin @ 5:24 pm

Physician-Assisted Death: Scanning the Landscape: Proceedings of a Workshop, Rebecca A. English, Catharyn T. Liverman, Caroline M. Cilio, and Joe Alper, Rapporteurs (National Academies Press, 2018, 178p., OpenBook and .pdf format). Note: More information, including purchasing information, for a print copy is available at the site. NAP requires free registration before providing a .pdf copy.

www.nap.edu/catalog/25131/physician-assisted-death-scanning-the-landscape-proceedings-of-a-workshop

CAAR – Table of Contents – September 11, 2018

Filed under: Journal Table of Contents — Tags: — admin @ 5:23 pm

Alzheimer’s and Dementia (Vol. 14, No. 9, September 2018).

www.alzheimersanddementia.com/issue/S1552-5260(17)X0011-3

September 10, 2018

CAAR – US Government Accountability Office Report – September 10, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 2:24 pm

Medicare Advantage: Benefits and Challenges of Payment Adjustments Based on Beneficiaries’ Ability to Perform Daily Tasks,” (GAO-18-588, September 2018, .pdf format, 29p.).

www.gao.gov/products/GAO-18-588

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper – September 10, 2018

Filed under: Working Papers — Tags: , — admin @ 2:23 pm

Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library. “Transitions From Career Employment Among Public- and Private-Sector Workers,” by Joseph F. Quinn, Kevin E. Cahill, and Michael D. Giandrea (w25003, September 2018, .pdf format, 38p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w25003

CAAR – Oxford University Press Book – September 10, 2018

Filed under: Books — Tags: , — admin @ 2:22 pm

How Persistent Low Returns Will Shape Saving and Retirement, edited by Olivia S. Mitchell, Robert Clark, and Raimond Maurer (August 2018, ISBN: 9780198827443, 256p.).

global.oup.com/academic/product/how-persistent-low-returns-will-shape-saving-and-retirement-9780198827443

CAAR – UK Office for National Statistics Statistical Bulletin – September 10, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 2:20 pm

Occupational Pension Schemes Survey: UK, 2017,” (September 2018, .pdf and HTML format, 14p.).

www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/personalandhouseholdfinances/pensionssavingsandinvestments/bulletins/occupationalpensionschemessurvey/uk2017

CAAR – AGing Integrated Database Data Release – September 10, 2018

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 2:19 pm

Version 2.43: Data Chartbooks for 2017 National Survey of OAA Participants (NSOAAP) – September 6, 2018

agid.acl.gov/About/ReleaseNotes/#Sep06

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – September 10, 2018

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 2:18 pm

Austria revised and updated through 2017 (September 5, 2018)
Poland revised and updated through 2016 (September 5, 2018)

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data Access:

www.mortality.org/

September 6, 2018

CAAR – US House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations Hearing Testimony – September 6, 2018

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Examining Federal Efforts To Ensure Quality Of Care And Resident Safety In Nursing Homes,” a hearing held September 6, 2018 (witness statements available in .pdf format, video of the full hearing available at the site, running time 1 hour 47 minutes). Note: The hearing begins at the 12:03 mark.

energycommerce.house.gov/hearings/examining-federal-efforts-to-ensure-quality-of-care-and-resident-safety-in-nursing-homes/

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