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 Training on Medicaid Long-term Services and Supports, June 14 & 15, 2017 – Worcester, MA

As part of its commitment to supporting New England Health and Human Service agencies, NESCSO is sponsoring this two-day training opportunity in partnership with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). The training will be provided by experts in the field from CMS and three of our region's public universities: the University of Massachusetts [...]

By | 2017-01-31T18:32:58+00:00 January 31st, 2017|Past Meeting, Uncategorized|0 Comments

CMS MMIS Newsletter, December 2016

In this Issue This month’s newsletter is divided into three main areas: The State’s Corner, Cohort Recap, and MITA Governance Board. Know others who may be interested? The MMIS Newsletter distribution list continues to grow, and we would love to add even more. To be added to the distribution list, click here. If you have [...]

By | 2016-12-20T13:41:50+00:00 December 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Facing Addiction in America: The Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs and Health – Report Released

The historic Facing Addiction in America: The Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs and Health will be officially released on Thursday November 17th during an event in Los Angeles.  This is the first-ever full SG report on substance misuse. SAMHSA colleagues led the creation/content of the report, and the SG’s office has authorized us to provide [...]

By | 2016-11-17T15:20:57+00:00 November 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New England States Consortium Systems Organization Releases Request for Information – Automated Review of Bank and Financial Information

On behalf of NESCSO and its member states, the University of Massachusetts is soliciting responses from entities that offer software tools to facilitate the review of bank and other financial documents for the purpose of helping states assess a person's eligibility for Medicaid-Funded Long-Term Services and Supports.  Through this RFI, the University is seeking information [...]

By | 2016-11-14T16:09:19+00:00 November 14th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New England States Consortium Systems Organization partners with Myers and Stauffer LC to survey Medicaid-enrolled pharmacies in New England on the cost of dispensing prescriptions

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 19, 2016 Contact: Jennifer Rosinski 508-421-5869 Jennifer.rosinski@umassmed.edu    For the first time, a regional effort is underway to analyze the cost of dispensing prescriptions to Medicaid beneficiaries. The New England States Consortium Systems Organization (NESCSO), a non-profit organized by the health and human service agencies of the New England states and [...]

By | 2016-09-19T15:59:00+00:00 September 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

2016 CTC-RI Annual Learning Collaborative: Advancing Primary Care: Practicing with Value

NESCSO is pleased to co-sponsor the annual CTC-RI Learning Collaborative to help share information across the region. Follow the link to download the meeting flyer: CTC-2016 Learning Collaborative Flyer 091916. When: Thursday, October 20, 2016 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon Morning Session; 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. Using Data to Increase Value Location: The Radisson Hotel [...]

By | 2016-09-09T16:45:26+00:00 September 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments