Previous Task Forces & Projects

The recommendations of Previous Task Forces and Projects have led to improved health for North Carolinians and positive changes to health care delivery in North Carolina.

 

Task Force on All-Payer Claims Database

The NCIOM All-Payer Claims Database Task Force is funded by the Duke Endowment with the overarching goal of creating a set of recommendations for improving…

Task Force on Mental Health and Substance Abuse

The work of this task force focused on the 548,000 North Carolinian’s with substance dependence or abuse and the 1.4 million North Carolinians reporting serious…

Task Force on Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementia

The Task Force on Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementia was held by the NCIOM in partnership with the North Carolina Department of Health and Human…

Task Force on Patient and Family Engagement

The North Carolina Institute of Medicine (NCIOM) Task Force on Patient and Family Engagement reviewed best practices and evidence-based strategies for increasing patient and family…

Task Force on Essentials for Childhood

The NCIOM Task Force on Essentials for Childhood was tasked with studying and developing a collaborative, evidence-based, systems-oriented, public health-grounded strategic plan to reduce child…

Task Force on Rural Health

Rural North Carolina faces unique obstacles that must be addressed to improve health outcomes. The North Carolina Institute of Medicine (NCIOM), in collaboration with the…

Take Force on Early Childhood Obesity Prevention

The NCIOM Task Force on Early Childhood Obesity Prevention developed recommendations that address barriers and ensure systems and services are available to improve young children,…

Task Force on Children’s Preventive Oral Health Services

The NCIOM Task Force on Children’s Preventive Oral Health Services was a collaborative effort between the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Foundation,…

Task Force on Implementing Evidence-Based Strategies in Public Health

The NCIOM Task Force on Implementing Evidence-Based Strategies in Public Health developed recommendations to assist public health professionals in the identification and implementation of evidence-based…

Task Force on Suicide Prevention and Intervention

The NCIOM Suicide Prevention and Intervention Task Force was asked by the Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Substance Abuse Services (DMH/DD/SAS) to review…

Task Force on the Mental Health, Social, and Emotional Needs of Young Children and Their Families

The NCIOM Task Force on the Mental Health, Social, and Emotional Needs of Young Children and Their Families developed recommendations to ensure that there are…

PPACA Health Reform Working Groups

In March 2010, Congress passed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). The ACA included reforms to expand coverage to the uninsured, emphasize prevention to…