Request for Proposals: Webinar on Care Planning Assessment Options in Medicaid Managed Long-term Services and Supports Programs for the New England Region – LTSS-2018-01 & Academy on Implementation Mechanisms for Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services: Options and Challenges for New England – LTSS-2018-02

Academy on Implementation Mechanisms for Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services: Options and Challenges for New England NESCSO is seeking proposals for a two-day Academy for decision makers and their staff from the New England state's Health and Human Service agencies that will provide them with the opportunity to explore options on how to implement Medicaid [...]

By | 2018-03-03T14:03:42+00:00 February 12th, 2018|Announcements, Uncategorized|0 Comments

NESCSO Announces a Multi-State Collaborative Effort to Enhance Efficiencies and Reduce the Administrative Burden on Eligibility Determinations

Media Contact: David Huffman Director of Operations Phone: 508-365-7833 Email address: David.Huffman@nescso.org   Shrewsbury, MA - January 4, 2018 - Today, the New England States Consortium Systems Organization (NESCSO) announced the formation of a multi-state collaborative effort to conduct electronic asset verification services for determination of eligibility for Medicaid for the Aged, Blind and Disabled [...]

By | 2018-01-04T14:21:24+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Announcements, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Developing Capacity for Cross-Sector Collaboration in Medicaid: An Interview with Elena Nicolella

Elena Nicolella, executive director of the New England States Consortium Systems Organization (NESCSO), knows first-hand the importance of eliminating silos in achieving population health goals. As Rhode Island’s Medicaid Director from 2009-2013 and director of policy innovation for Rhode Island’s Executive Office of Health and Human Services from 2014-2016, she oversaw numerous efforts that hinged on [...]

By | 2017-10-17T18:10:06+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Announcements|0 Comments

Four Cross-Agency Medicaid-Public Health Teams Selected for State Oral Health Leadership Institute

The Center for Health Care Strategies (CHCS) recently announced that four pairs of state oral health leaders — from Louisiana, Minnesota, Nevada, and Rhode Island — have been chosen to participate in the second cohort of the State Oral Health Leadership Institute. The institute offers a unique opportunity for state Medicaid dental program directors and state oral [...]

By | 2017-10-16T16:55:29+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Announcements|0 Comments

Medicaid Technology Alliance Webinar – 09/21/17: Meeting Materials Available Here

The Medicaid Technology Alliance is pleased to provide you with the information presented on the webinar hosted on September 21 at 1:00 EDT. These materials were all developed with both State and Industry input and are intended to support adoption of Modularity.   Meeting Materials: Webinar Recording MTA_Deliverables Webinar_09212017 AdvMedIT_Precert MTA Briefing 09_18 Appendix 1 [...]

By | 2017-09-25T08:00:48+00:00 September 25th, 2017|Announcements, Uncategorized|0 Comments

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