• enrollment
  • Finally, the rule eliminates certain requirements viewed by state agencies as impediments to the growth of managed care programs, such as the enrollment composition requirement, the right to disenroll without cause at any time, and the prohibition against enrollee cost-sharing. (gao.gov)
  • 3) Existing law requires the State Department of Health Care Services to develop and prepare one or more reports issued on at least a quarterly basis and make the reports public within 30 days for the purpose of informing the California Health and Human Services Agency, the California Health Benefit Exchange, the Legislature, and the public about the enrollment process for all insurance affordability programs. (ca.gov)
  • Enrollment in this degree program is possible for interested students who fulfill the following admission requirements: complete transcripts of previous education (high school and bachelor education), minimum 50% score in GMAT, satisfactory score in TOEFL for international students, two letters of recommendation, and a receipt of submitted application fee. (excite.com)
  • A follow-up report in January 2004 identified options that ranged from returning to the original Medicaid program to setting limits on enrollment and benefits. (wikipedia.org)
  • While these efforts contribute to a smoother enrollment experience for Maryland consumers, at the same time, Maryland families still often must work with multiple entry points, if they happen to have members who qualify for coverage on different grounds or require both healthcare and social services. (lexology.com)
  • As in Maryland, states around the country are taking a new look at how best to improve and coordinate enrollment into health and social service programs. (lexology.com)
  • Establish unified oversight of health and social service programs and a consolidated eligibility and enrollment system. (lexology.com)
  • Implement a shared platform to reduce duplications and streamline eligibility and enrollment processes across programs. (lexology.com)
  • My Health LA Program Key Demographics and Enrollment Summary" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • Feb. 1, 2018 - North Carolina Medicaid, which ensures that nearly 2 million children, seniors and people with disabilities receive health care, finished the 2017 state fiscal year with more than $86 million in cash-on-hand. (ncdhhs.gov)
  • The savings are among accomplishments outlined in the annual report on the Medicaid and NC Health Choice programs for state fiscal year 2017, which runs July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017. (ncdhhs.gov)
  • On June 20, 2017, Health Net Federal Services, LLC, (HNFS) a wholly owned subsidiary of Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC), announced it has earned the Health Network Accreditation from URAC, an independent organization that promotes healthcare quality through accreditation, certification and measurement. (wikipedia.org)
  • Centers
  • We are actively engaged with the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to secure approval of our amended waiver request , and are driving the internal change needed to implement this landmark transformation. (ncdhhs.gov)
  • This external quality review is required by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) under the Medicaid waivers that authorize the SMO and as required by §1932(c)(2) of the Social Security Act and 42 CFR Part 438, Subpart E. 2. (louisiana.gov)
  • and northern Connecticut St. Vincent Catholic Medical Centers (1-800-241-4848) - serving New York City, Long Island, southern Connecticut, New Jersey, Philadelphia and area suburbs CHRISTUS Health (1-800-678-7347) - serving southeast Texas and southwest Louisiana Pacific Medical Centers (1-888-958-7347) - serving the Puget Sound area of Washington State. (wikipedia.org)
  • MedStar also operate nursing homes, senior housing, adult day care, rehabilitation and ambulatory centers, as well as maintain MedStar Physician Partners, a comprehensive physician network in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region. (wikipedia.org)
  • Both a specialty facility and comprehensive community hospital, MedStar Good Samaritan has Centers for Excellence in Arthritis, Joint Replacement, Rehabilitation, Good Health Center, Spine Health, and Surgical Services. (wikipedia.org)
  • Authority granted to health care districts includes: Operating health care facilities such as hospitals, clinics, skilled nursing facilities (SNF), adult day health centers, nurses' training school, and child care facilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Oversight
  • The Business, Transportation and Housing Agency was responsible for oversight of 14 offices and departments and four economic development programs and initiatives within the state government. (wikipedia.org)
  • Clinical
  • Sign up for Insight Alerts highlighting editor-chosen studies with the greatest impact on clinical care. (aappublications.org)
  • The contract agreed with Birmingham South Central Clinical Commissioning Group requires the consortium to deliver services for children, adolescents and adults under 25 over five years. (wikipedia.org)
  • UConn Health (formerly known as the UConn Health Center) is the branch of the University of Connecticut that oversees clinical care, advanced biomedical research, and academic education in medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • outpatient
  • Outpatient services include primary care, OB/GYN, dermatology. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 300,000-square-foot outpatient ambulatory care center was supported with $203 million in private financing, and will house existing services and support the work of new faculty that will be joining the UConn Health Center. (wikipedia.org)
  • implementation
  • Towards this goal, it is expected that successful applicants will evaluate their implementation programs using appropriate concurrent comparison groups, document the costs and resources associated with the programs, identify key components of the model and organizational conditions that resulted in successful implementation, and evaluate transferability to other settings. (nih.gov)
  • It has become the essentially exclusive system of delivering and receiving American health care since its implementation in the early 1980s, and has been largely unaffected by the Affordable Care Act of 2010. (wikipedia.org)
  • Occupational Health
  • Along with DPH faculty members Jack Caravanos and Frank Mirer, DPH student Bill Sothern (Environmental and Occupational Health, 2010 Cohort) presented "Evaluating the Effectiveness of Mold Remediation Methods Post-Superstorm Sandy" on the panel for environmental assessment, laboratory methods, control, and remediation at the 7th International Conference and Training Meeting of the Fungal Research Group Foundation in Galloway, New Jersey, March 13-15. (cuny.edu)
  • waiver
  • The initial five-year Medicaid waiver was eventually extended through July 1, 2002, when it was replaced by a new program waiver called "TennCare II" that was extended until June 30, 2010. (wikipedia.org)
  • Addition of 320 waiver slots for Alzheimer's disease and related disorders to the Community Alternatives Program for Disabled Adults. (ncdhhs.gov)
  • rehabilitation
  • For more than 30 years, the hospital has been affiliated with the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, with special programs in physical and rehabilitation medicine, orthopaedics, and rheumatology. (wikipedia.org)
  • state's
  • Its operations addressed a myriad of issues that directly impacted the state's economic vitality and quality of life including transportation, public safety, affordable housing, international trade, financial services, tourism, and managed health care. (wikipedia.org)
  • acute care
  • MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center is an acute-care teaching hospital, located in the Rosedale area of Northeastern Baltimore County, offering a full range of services for children and adults. (wikipedia.org)
  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is a not-for-profit, acute care teaching and research hospital with 609 beds located in Northwest Washington, D.C. Founded in the Jesuit principle of cura personalis - caring for the whole person - MedStar Georgetown offers a variety of innovative diagnostic and treatment options. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital is an acute care facility and operates the only full service emergency department in the Farmington Valley. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2000
  • Merrill Matthews, "Lessons From Tennessee's Failed Health Care Reform," Heritage Foundation website, 7 April 2000. (wikipedia.org)
  • On July 1, 2000, Georgetown University Hospital became part of MedStar Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • In November 2000 Foundation Health Systems officially changed its name to Health Net, Inc. when the company started trading on the New York Stock under the symbol HNT. (wikipedia.org)
  • specialty care
  • The fourth quarter was highlighted by the company's announcement to sell its diabetes business as part of the continued evolution of its successful BioPharma strategy to a specialty care model. (thestreet.com)
  • We are looking forward to 2014 as an important year to advance our specialty care BioPharma model and deliver on key opportunities in immuno-oncology and hepatitis C that will position us well for long-term growth. (thestreet.com)
  • In December, the company announced plans to sell its global diabetes business that was part of its collaboration with AstraZeneca, enabling its continued evolution to a specialty care BioPharma company. (thestreet.com)
  • insurance
  • When first implemented, it also offered health insurance to other residents who did not have other insurance. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] So although consumers faced rising health insurance premiums over the period, lower out-of-pocket costs likely[citation needed] encouraged consumers to use more health care. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nevertheless, according to the trade association America's Health Insurance Plans, 90 percent of insured Americans are now enrolled in plans with some form of managed care. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health Net, Inc. is an American health care insurance provider. (wikipedia.org)
  • Department of Defe
  • The US Family Health Plan (USFHP) is a U.S. Department of Defense-sponsored healthcare plan that serves military family members exclusively. (wikipedia.org)
  • The following year, the Department of Defense assumed responsibility for the USTF program from the Department of Health and Human Services. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Military Health System is the enterprise within the United States Department of Defense that provides health care to active duty and retired U.S. Military personnel and their dependents. (wikipedia.org)
  • A 1956 Department of Defense estimate was that 40 percent of active duty dependents did not have access to federal facilities due to distance, incomplete medical coverage at the federal facility, or due to the saturation of services at military treatment facilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • public
  • Sonia González was also given the New Media Lab's History and Public Health Award for her digital project "Where Can I Get an HIV Test? (cuny.edu)
  • In 1981, Congress enacted the Omnibus Reconciliation Act designating certain former U.S. Public Health Service facilities as Uniformed Services Treatment Facilities (USTFs). (wikipedia.org)
  • Having long served military families, the US Family Health Plan in 2008 was awarded an Emmy Award from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences for a 2007 public service announcement series, "Now is Our Time to Serve". (wikipedia.org)
  • Telehealth EConsult Social determinants of health Partnership HealthPlan is governed by a board of commissions composed of 33 members representing all 14 counties, including physicians, county officials, hospital leaders, providers, PHC health plan members, and public representatives. (wikipedia.org)
  • Meanwhile, insurers responded to public demands and political pressure by beginning to offer other plan options with more comprehensive care networks-according to one analysis, between the years 1970 and 2005 the share of personal health expenditures paid directly out-of-pocket by U.S. consumers fell from about 40 percent to 15 percent. (wikipedia.org)
  • Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, AIMCo manages the assets of 32 clients, a diverse set of public sector pensions, endowments and government funds. (wikipedia.org)
  • state
  • The state shifted more than 800,000 individuals from standard Medicaid coverage to coverage through a managed care company, and extended program benefits to 500,000 more people who were not Medicaid-eligible, but were uninsured or deemed uninsurable due to pre-existing conditions. (wikipedia.org)
  • In response to these reports and to stem the growth in costs, in 2005 the state implemented several program changes, including removing about 190,000 participants, imposing limits on the number of prescription medications each participant could receive, and reducing some other benefits. (wikipedia.org)
  • Unusually, it was programmed by state employees rather than an external contractor. (wikipedia.org)
  • Managed Care Manual: Medicaid and State Health Reform. (wikipedia.org)
  • As the lead State Agency for economic development, BT&H strove to maintain and enhance California's leading role in the global economy through the Agency's programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • UConn Health Center is part of a plan introduced by Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy, called "Bioscience Connecticut," and approved by the Connecticut General Assembly in 2011, to stimulate the economy in the state of Connecticut. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Correctional Managed Health Care (CMHC) program, a partnership with the Department of Correction, delivers comprehensive managed health care to State of Connecticut inmates. (wikipedia.org)
  • Practices
  • This index reflects characteristics of rural and remote general practices and the communities they serve, including their access to secondary care facilities, to centres of decision- making and to professional education and support. (rrh.org.au)
  • Based on the analysis of Maryland entry points and emerging best practices in other states, the report identifies a series of recommendations for further improving the efficiency and effectiveness of entry points to Maryland's health coverage programs. (lexology.com)
  • provides
  • Although the program is non-accredited, it follows American Society of Health-System Pharmacists suggested guidelines and standards to ensure the program provides a structured learning experience. (amcp.org)
  • The report also provides overviews of the most highly-used Medicaid programs and services and includes snapshots of families and individuals and how they benefitted from services provided through Medicaid. (ncdhhs.gov)
  • CareStar, Inc. (CareStar) is a private, Ohio-based healthcare corporation which provides home and community-based case management services in government, agency and residential operations. (wikipedia.org)
  • The MHS also provides, where space is available, health care to dependents of active duty service members, to retirees and their dependents, and to some former spouses. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kaiser Permanente provides care throughout eight regions in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • UConn John Dempsey Hospital is a 137-bed university hospital that provides services in geriatrics, maternal fetal medicine, cardiology, cancer care and orthopaedics. (wikipedia.org)
  • system
  • In a unified system, preserve consumers' right to choose elected health and social service programs. (lexology.com)
  • In September, 2009, St. Mary's Hospital in Leonardtown, Maryland merged with MedStar Health, becoming the ninth hospital in the system, and the first in Southern Maryland. (wikipedia.org)
  • The actual cost of having a government-run health care system for the military is higher because the wages and benefits paid for military personnel who work for the MHS and the retirees who formerly worked for it, is not included in the budget. (wikipedia.org)
  • enroll
  • People who were deemed uninsurable due to pre-existing health conditions were still eligible to enroll. (wikipedia.org)
  • quality
  • The Impact of Privatization on Profitability, Cost, and Quality" for a program on Critical Dialogues: How Do You Make Claims for Social Welfare in the Era of Neoliberalism? (cuny.edu)
  • Medicaid plays a vital role in the lives of many North Carolina families, covering more than half the births and more than half the children in North Carolina, meeting the needs of residents with disabilities and providing quality care to thousands of senior citizens. (ncdhhs.gov)
  • Today, we continue his mission of providing high quality and cost-effective health care to those who need it most. (globenewswire.com)
  • Affordable, quality health care. (commonwealthfund.org)
  • Proponents and critics are also sharply divided on managed care's overall impact on the quality of U.S. health care delivery. (wikipedia.org)
  • The backlash included vocal critics, including disgruntled patients and consumer-advocacy groups, who argued that managed care plans were controlling costs by denying medically necessary services to patients, even in life-threatening situations, or by providing low-quality care. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, Kaiser has had disputes with its employees' unions, repeatedly faced civil and criminal charges for falsification of records and patient dumping, faced action by regulators over the quality of care it provided, especially to patients with mental health issues, and has faced criticism from activists and action from regulators over the size of its cash reserves. (wikipedia.org)