State Spotlights of Evidence in Action
This state spotlight outlines findings from PCORI-funded research examining current antibiotic prescribing trends in select states and how that is impacting children and adolescent health outcomes.
The Medicaid Medical Director Network (MMDN) focuses on the development and use of evidence-based medicine, measurement and improvement of health care quality, and the redesign of health care delivery systems. A Medicaid Medical Director promotes and disseminates clinical policy reforms that improve utilization management and delivery system transformation, to improve the health or quality of care for beneficiaries. These state snapshots provides an overview of current antibiotic prescribing trends in select states and strategies a Medicaid Medical Director might use to disseminate evidence-based research.