Allison W. Leof, PhD, is a senior policy analyst at the Center for Evidence-based Policy at Oregon Health & Science University where her work focuses on Medicaid. Prior to joining the Center, Dr. Leof worked in a variety of research and advocacy positions focused on education, criminal justice reform, child welfare, and health care.


Recent Posts by Allison W. Leof

Medicaid Coverage For Residential Substance Use Disorder Treatment: Addressing The Institution For Mental Disease Exclusion Policy

Treatment systems and planners must enhance access to both residential and outpatient treatment services, provide linkages to evidence-based medications, and address substance use disorders as chronic conditions requiring long-term support and treatment in primary care settings.