Beth Jackson, PhD
Director, Community Living Systems, Analytic Consulting and Research Services
Dr. Jackson has over 30 years of experience in health care research and policy. Her focus on long-term care and disability led her to become a national expert in quality improvement for home and community-based services (HCBS).
Recent roles include:
- Project director of the National Quality Contract and the National HCBS Quality Enterprise, funded by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
- Project director of quality assurance and improvement, technical assistance, and oversight under the Money Follows the Person Rebalancing Demonstration, funded by CMS
- Project Director of Home and Community-Based Services Measures Scan, funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
- Author of over 50 journal articles and technical reports; regular presenter at national conferences.
Dr. Jackson has a PhD in sociology from the University of Massachusetts, an MA in sociology from Rutgers University, and an AB in sociology from Emmanuel College.