Rhode Island Executive Office of Health and Human Services – Announcement of Available Positions (submit by 08/04/17)

Each of the below roles is in support of RI EOHHS’ use of the RIBridges system, and related to Information Technology at various levels. A few types of backgrounds are being sought….Project Management, Business Analysis, Quality Assurance…even Data Analysis is very helpful.   If someone possesses skills in any, or many, of those areas, we encourage [...]

By | 2017-08-01T19:52:31+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Medicaid Enterprise Systems Conference 2017: August 15-18, 2017 Travel Forms

  Travel Reimbursement Program Forms Guidelines: mesc-2017-travel-reimbursement-guidelines-051617 Pre-Travel Authorization Form: nescso-pre-travel-authorization-form-2017 State Decision Maker and Poster Session Reimbursement Form: mesc-2016-state-decision-maker-and-poster-participan-reimbursement-form-030717 NESCSO Member State Reimbursement Form: nescso-member-state-nonemployee-reimbursement-voucher-030717 90/10 Funding Reimbursement Form: mesc-2016-90-10-funding-reimbursement-request-form-030717 W-9 Form: umw-9  

By | 2018-03-03T13:09:52+00:00 June 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

NESCSO Request for Proposals – Tools to Support Medicaid Eligibility Determination Process

The Request for Proposal includes three components to support the Medicaid Eligibility Process, as briefly outlined below: Services that enable States to comply with electronic asset verification requirements - The statutory (Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2008, Pub. L. No. 110-252; Section 1940 of the Social Security Act) asset verification program (AVP) provision requires states to have [...]

By | 2017-06-19T18:00:40+00:00 June 19th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

State of Vermont – Request for Proposals Review of HIT

The State of Vermont released a request for proposals from qualified vendors to assist the State of Vermont in conducting a comprehensive review of the State’s Health-IT Fund, Health Information Technology planning, and Vermont Information Technology Leaders (Vermont’s HIE vendor, who is written into statute). The State requires the vendor to develop a report on [...]

By | 2017-03-22T19:43:18+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

NESCSO and Myers and Stauffer LC survey finds $10.59 is median cost of dispensing medications to Medicaid beneficiaries in New England

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 21, 2017 Contact: Jennifer Rosinski 508-421-5869 Jennifer.rosinski@umassmed.edu NESCSO and Myers and Stauffer LC survey finds $10.59 is median cost of dispensing medications to Medicaid beneficiaries in New England  SHREWSBURY, Mass. – A recent survey of New England pharmacies found the median cost to dispense one prescription to a Medicaid beneficiary is [...]

By | 2017-03-21T01:00:13+00:00 March 21st, 2017|Announcements|0 Comments

NESCSO Consultant Opportunities – Information Technology Specialist

About NESCSO: The New England States Consortium Systems Organization (NESCSO) is a non-profit corporation organized by the New England state health and human service (HHS) agencies and the University of Massachusetts Medical School. NESCSO’s Board is composed of the member states’ HHS secretaries or their designees. NESCSO’s mission is to foster communication and collaboration among [...]

By | 2017-03-02T16:21:21+00:00 March 2nd, 2017|Consultant Resources|0 Comments

Hospitals in the Post-ACA Era: Impacts and Responses Issue Brief, February 2017

In the last few years, hospitals have had to respond to changes in the health care environment. Some of the challenges they’ve faced involve adjustments in Medicare policy, lower rates of uncompensated care, greater experimentation with provider payment reforms by public and private payers, and innovations enabling the delivery of care in ambulatory settings. To [...]

By | 2017-02-23T18:14:56+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|Announcements|0 Comments