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2/11/2015

Supporting Social Service Delivery through Medicaid Accountable Care Organizations: Early State Efforts

This brief, made possible through support from The Commonwealth Fund, highlights the initial efforts of seven states -- Colorado, Maine, Minnesota, New York, Oregon, Vermont, and Washington -- that participated in CHCS' Medicaid ACO Learning Collaborative.

 
 

1/29/2015

Survey Examines Adults Who Remained Uninsured at the End of 2014

Website  from http://kff.org

This survey of 10,502 non-elderly adults was fielded between September 2 and December 15, 2014 with the goal of understanding why some people continue to lack coverage.

 
 

1/28/2015

Status of State Action on the Medicaid Expansion Decision

Website  from http://kff.org

States' decisions about adopting the Medicaid expansion as of January 27, 2015.

 
 

1/27/2015

CCD Report: House Rules for the 114th Congress Put Social Security, SSDI At Risk

The Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) prepared a 1 page fact sheet about the House Rules provision on Social Security.

pdf File CCD House Rules 114th Fact Sheet 01-27-15.pdf [download]
 
 

1/16/2015

The Path to a People-Centered Health System: Next Generation Consumer Health Advocacy

A new report from Community Catalyst about transforming our health care system to better meet the needs of the consumer.

 
 

1/15/2015

Two Reports Focus on Arizona Children Who Lost CHIP Coverage and Lessons Learned for the Future

Fourteen thousand children in Arizona lost their health insurance at the end of January 2014 when the state ended its KidsCare program for low-income children, becoming the only state in the country without an active Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Two new reports released by the Georgetown University Center for Children and Families today focus on how those cuts to children's coverage impacted Arizona families and what lessons can be learned from Arizona's experience for the upcoming national debate on the future of CHIP.

 
 

1/9/2015

Integrated Appeals Processes for Medicare-Medicaid Enrollees: Lessons from States

This brief, made possible through support from The Commonwealth Fund and The SCAN Foundation, explores opportunities for states to develop an integrated appeals process, whether through a Dual Eligible Special Needs Plan (D-SNP) or a financial alignment demonstration.

 
 

1/9/2015

National Disability Navigator Autism Spectrum Disorder Fact Sheet

This fact sheet is intended to help Navigators identify what issues are unique to consumers with autism spectrum disorder so that they can assist them as they make decisions related to their healthcare coverage.

 
 

1/6/2015

CBPP Report: Raising ACA Employer Mandate Threshold to 40 Hours Would Lead to Fewer Hours for Workers

The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities paper provides data shows that raising the law's threshold from 30 hours a week to 40 would make a shift toward part-time employment much more likely.

 
 

12/16/2014

Advancing Delivery and Payment Reform in Managed Care Provider Networks: Tools for Purchasers

CHCS developed the following set of resources to help state purchasers design and implement effective VBP strategies within managed care. The resources, which draw from interviews and past work with state and federal VBP experts across the country.

 
 

12/12/2014

NDNRC Fact Sheet- Intellectual Disability

This fact sheet is intended to help Navigators identify what issues are unique to consumers with Intellectual Disability so that they can assist them as they make decision related to their healthcare coverage.

 
 

12/12/2014

NDNRC Fact Sheet- Autism Spectrum Disorder

This fact sheet is intended to help Navigators identify what issues are unique to consumers with autism spectrum disorder so that they can assist them as they make decision related to their healthcare coverage.

 
 

12/12/2014

NDNRC Fact Sheet- Veterans

This fact sheet is intended to provide Navigators, Assisters and Certified Application Counselors with information about veterans and their eligibility for healthcare through the Department of Veterans Affairs.

 
 

12/8/2014

AUCD Legislative News In Brief

This issue covers appropriations, the ABLE Act, Disability Treaty, clinical researc, and the ACA, Children's Health Insurance Program, and long-term fiscal outlook of our national health programs.

 
 

12/5/2014

Designing Appeals Procedures the Dual-Eligible Demonstrations

The core concept in the dual eligible financial alignment demonstration is integration � integration of payment streams, integration of services and, importantly, integration of appeals processes so that beneficiaries will have a system that protects both Medicare and Medicaid rights, ensures due process, and is easy to understand and navigate.

 
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