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Balance billing – a new report on recent efforts by state

PCG subject matter experts recently completed a survey report entitled “Balance Billing: Report of Recent Efforts to Protect Consumers . ” The practice of balance billing is historically commonplace, but increased scrutiny on rising out of pocket health care costs is driving efforts to provide great...

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PCGCares: Giving back in 2016

December 2016 marks PCG’s 30th anniversary. To commemorate this important milestone, and to offer some humble thanks to our clients and the communities we serve, PCG embarked on a yearlong “30 for 30” initiative to give back to those in need. Our “30 for 30” campaign was comprised of two core pieces...

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Section 1332 State Innovation Waiver – Recent developments and the newly-released checklist

In follow-up to its letter to Governors regarding the Section 1332 Waiver opportunity, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Department of Treasury released a Section 1332 checklist on May 16 designed to help states pursue ACA State Innovation Waivers. Section 1332 of the ACA ...

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Electronic Visit Verification (EVV)

Keeping a Pulse on Providers While the medical well-being and cost benefits of home and community-based services (HCBS) are undeniable, the success of these programs is furthered when states implement technology-driven provider oversight approaches, like Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) systems, ...

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COVID-19 Health Services

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, Public Consulting Group (PCG) has established itself as a national leader in COVID-19 solutions. Our combined experience with project management, call center management, and human capital management have enabled PCG to quickly implement COVID-19 services acr...

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COVID-19 School Testing Services

COVID-19 Service Offerings As global responses to the COVID-19 pandemic continue, Public Consulting Group (PCG) is ready to partner with your organization to address its needs. We provide convenient COVID-19 applications and services to public entities, schools, and nonprofit and private organizatio...

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Transforming Child Welfare Services and Supports through the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA)

The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) was signed into law on March 11, 2021. Properly utilized and implemented, these funds have the potential to substantially support and transform child welfare services to children and families, assist with the implementation of the Family First Prevention Services ...

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Project Success Resource Center

PCG’s Project Success Resource Center offers research-based, targeted professional development and coaching for educators, administrators, and paraprofessionals supporting students with significant disabilities. By providing a needs assessment and carefully aligned content, we ensure teachers receiv...

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Ways States Can Reinvest the American Rescue Plan Act’s Ten Percent FMAP Enhancement for Home and Community Based Services

The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARP), signed into law on March 11, 2021, provides relief for Medicaid home and community-based services (HCBS) programs with scheduled, enhanced federal financing participation to offset state expenditures. The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARP) , 1 signed i...

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Reinvesting the American Rescue Plan Act’s Ten Percent FMAP Enhancement for Home and Community-Based Services

The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARP) , 1 signed into law on March 11, 2021, provides relief for Medicaid home and community-based services (HCBS) programs with scheduled, enhanced federal financing participation to offset state expenditures. The ARP defines HCBS as a host of Medicaid services ...

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