NEW STUDY: MEDICARE BUNDLED PAYMENT INITIATIVE MAINTAINED PATIENT HEALTH OUTCOMES; PRIOR EVIDENCE ALSO FOUND LOWER COSTS
July 29, 2021 09:00 ET | Abt Associates
Rockville, Md., July 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- One of the key goals of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has been to reduce health care costs while maintaining or improving...
NEW STUDY: WITH COVID-19 CASES AT A TURNING POINT, CMS/ABT RATINGS HELP PREDICT NURSING HOME PERFORMANCE
July 06, 2021 09:10 ET | Abt Associates
Rockville, Md., July 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new study can help families who are evaluating nursing homes and worried about COVID-19.  As of January 10, 2021, almost 94 percent of nursing...
Abt-led USAID Clean Energy Program Exceeds Goals by a Factor of 10
June 07, 2021 09:30 ET | Abt Associates
Rockville, Md., June 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Clean Power Asia project has exceeded its goal of driving a transition to a low-carbon power sector tenfold, generating more than 10,000 MW of...
NEW STUDY IDENTIFIES COST SAVINGS FOR REMOVING CONTAMINANTS FROM SMALL TOWN WATER SYSTEMS
June 03, 2021 09:40 ET | Abt Associates
Rockville, Md., June 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Perchlorate and nitrate are drinking water contaminants that are not removed by conventional drinking water treatment processes. However, nitrate...
Stas Kolenikov Elected American Statistical Association Fellow
May 07, 2021 11:17 ET | Abt Associates
ROCKVILLE, Md., May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dr. Stas Kolenikov, known for his innovative work at the intersection of data science and survey research as a principal scientist at Abt Associates,...
ABT ASSOCIATES PROMOTES DR. DANIELLE RENTZ HUNT TO VICE PRESIDENT, CLIENT ACCOUNT MANAGEMENT
May 06, 2021 09:15 ET | Abt Associates
Rockville, Md., May 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dr. Danielle Rentz Hunt has been promoted to Vice President, Client Account Management, Abt Associates. She has over 20 year of applied public health...
YEAR UP’S TRAINING YIELDS “EXTREMELY IMPRESSIVE” SUSTAINED EARNINGS GAINS
May 05, 2021 09:28 ET | Abt Associates
Rockville, Md., May 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Abt Associates today announced that the national Year Up program generated some of the largest sustained earnings gains ever reported for a job...
Report on New Mexico Charter Schools Finds Promising Trends in Dual Language Education and College Enrollment
May 03, 2021 09:55 ET | Abt Associates
Rockville, Md., May 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new report compiling several studies of charter schools in New Mexico–including elementary, middle, high, and dual language schools–observes some...
ABT HEARTENED BY VERDICT IN CHAUVIN TRIAL
April 20, 2021 17:16 ET | Abt Associates
Rockville, Md., April 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- We are heartened by today’s verdict finding Derek Chauvin guilty of murder in the death of George Floyd. This was an opportunity to forcefully...
FIRST STUDY OF HOMELESS ENCAMPMENTS FINDS LACK OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING TO BE KEY DRIVER
April 05, 2021 09:41 ET | Abt Associates
Rockville, Md., April 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As of 2019, homeless encampments were appearing in numbers not seen since in almost a century. The growth of encampments mirrored the increase in...