Systems Integration Resources

IRP Resources

Human Services Systems Integration: A Conceptual Framework,” Thomas Corbett and Jennifer L. Noyes, IRP (paper presented at APPAM, November 8-11, 2007) 2007.

Synopsis of "Human Services Systems Integration," Jennifer L. Noyes, IRP, 2007.

“Integrating Human Service Models: Assessing Implementation Fidelity through the ‘Line of Sight’ Perspective,” Thomas Corbett and Jennifer L. Noyes, IRP (draft unpublished paper) 2006. http://www.legis.state.wi.us/lc/committees/study/2006/SFAM/files/29irp2_sfam.pdf

“Increasing State and Local Capacity for Cross-Systems Innovation: Assessing Flexibility and Opportunities in Current Law,” working paper by Mark Greenberg and Jennifer L. Noyes, January 2005, Indianapolis, IN: Hudson Institute. [http://www.clasp.org/publications/clasp_hudson_paper.pdf]

“The Challenge of Institutional ‘Milieu’ to Cross Systems Integration,” Thomas Corbett, James Dimas, James Fong, and Jennifer L. Noyes (FOCUS, Vol. 24.1, Fall 2005). http://www.irp.wisc.edu/publications/focus/pdfs/foc241e.pdf

“Cross-Systems Innovation: The Line-of-Sight Exercise, or Getting From Where You Are to Where You Want to Be,” Thomas Corbett and Jennifer L. Noyes (FOCUS, Vol. 24.1, Fall 2005). http://www.irp.wisc.edu/publications/focus/pdfs/foc241f.pdf

“Service and Systems Integration: A Collaborative Project,” Thomas Corbett and Jennifer L. Noyes (FOCUS, Vol. 23.2, Summer 2004). http://www.irp.wisc.edu/publications/focus/pdfs/foc232e.pdf

“Performance management in federal employment and training programs,” Carolyn Heinrich (FOCUS Summer 2004). [http://www.irp.wisc.edu/publications/focus/pdfs/foc232d.pdf]

“Why is Human Services Integration so Difficult to Achieve?” Jody Sandfort (FOCUS, Vol. 23.2, Summer 2004). http://www.irp.wisc.edu/publications/focus/pdfs/foc232g.pdf

“The Opportunities for Service Integration Under Current Law.” Mark Greenberg and Jennifer L. Noyes (FOCUS, Vol. 23.2, Summer 2004). http://www.irp.wisc.edu/publications/focus/pdfs/foc232f.pdf

“Building Comprehensive Human Service Systems,” Mark Ragan (FOCUS, Vol. 22.3, Summer 2003). http://www.irp.wisc.edu/publications/focus/pdfs/foc223.pdf#page=58

“The Service Integration Agenda: Political, Conceptual, and Methodological Challenges.” Thomas Corbett and Jennifer L. Noyes (FOCUS, Vol. 22.3, Summer 2003). http://www.irp.wisc.edu/publications/focus/pdfs/foc223.pdf#page=50

Resources on National Governors Association Center for Best Practices Web Site

Assessing Flexibility and Opportunities under Current Law

The following papers analyze the extent to which federal law allows states to streamline benefits, integrate services for families and children, and integrate workforce development and welfare reform programs. The papers were written as part of a collaborative effort between the National Governors Association Center for Best Practices, the Center for Law and Social Policy, and the Hudson Institute's Welfare Policy Center. (Please note that following the links below will take you to the National Governors Association Web site.)