Mitch Laplante, PhD

Adjunct Professor Emeritus



LaPlante MP. Key goals and indicators for successful aging of adults with early-onset disability. Disabil Health J. 2014 Jan; 7(1 Suppl):S44-50.
LaPlante MP. The woodwork effect in medicaid long-term services and supports. J Aging Soc Policy. 2013; 25(2):161-80.
Harrington C, Ng T, Laplante M, Kaye HS. Medicaid home- and community-based services: impact of the affordable care act. J Aging Soc Policy. 2012; 24(2):169-87.
LaPlante MP. The classic measure of disability in activities of daily living is biased by age but an expanded IADL/ADL measure is not. J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 2010 Nov; 65(6):720-32.
Kaye HS, Harrington C, LaPlante MP. Long-term care: who gets it, who provides it, who pays, and how much? Health Aff (Millwood). 2010 Jan-Feb; 29(1):11-21.
LaPlante MP, Kaye HS. Demographics and trends in wheeled mobility equipment use and accessibility in the community. Assist Technol. 2010; 22(1):3-17; quiz 19.
Kaye HS, LaPlante MP, Harrington C. Do noninstitutional long-term care services reduce Medicaid spending? Health Aff (Millwood). 2009 Jan-Feb; 28(1):262-72.
LaPlante MP, Kaye HS, Harrington C. Estimating the expense of a mandatory home-and community-based personal assistance services benefit under Medicaid. J Aging Soc Policy. 2007; 19(3):47-64.
Newcomer R, Kang T, Laplante M, Kaye S. Living quarters and unmet need for personal care assistance among adults with disabilities. J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 2005 Jul; 60(4):S205-13.
LaPlante MP, Kaye HS, Kang T, Harrington C. Unmet need for personal assistance services: estimating the shortfall in hours of help and adverse consequences. J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 2004 Mar; 59(2):S98-S108.
LaPlante MP, Harrington C, Kang T. Estimating paid and unpaid hours of personal assistance services in activities of daily living provided to adults living at home. Health Serv Res. 2002 Apr; 37(2):397-415.
LaPlante MP, Hendershot GE, Moss AJ. Assistive technology devices and home accessibility features: prevalence, payment, need, and trends. Adv Data. 1992 Sep 16; (217):1-11.
Rice DP, LaPlante MP. Medical expenditures for disability and disabling comorbidity. Am J Public Health. 1992 May; 82(5):739-41.
Mitchell P. LaPlante
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