Center for Policy, Outcomes & Prevention

Paul Wise, MD, MPHCenter Analytic Team
The Center Analytic Team for the Center for Policy, Outcomes and Prevention (CPOP) includes experienced pediatric clinicians from across the subspecialties, dedicated data analysts, experts in health services research, biostastistics, epidemiology, economics, and the social sciences.  Working with state-level stakeholders and community-based partnerships -- the team seeks to provide real-world analytic guidance for policy efforts to improve the health and health care of for all children, with a particular focus on children with special health care needs (CSHCN).

Analytic Guidance for the California Children’s Services (CCS) Program
Funded in part by the California HealthCare Foundation (CHCF), CPOP is applying rigorous analysis of population-data to provide policy-relevant guidance to reform of the California Children’s Services (CCS), the nation’s largest Title V program, serving more than 150,000 children per year through county- and state-based case management and other services.   The project is led by Paul H. Wise, MD, MPH and Lee M. Sanders, MD, MPH both senior faculty at CPOP.  Lisa Chamberlain, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Stanford University, leads the policy bridging activities, and Vandana Sundaram, MPH, leads the data analyses.     

Goal:  To provide data analyses to policymakers at California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS), CCS leaders, and other stakeholders that may guide efforts to improve systems of care for all CHSCN in California.

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