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Federal Appeals Court rules that mandate provision of ACA is unconstitutional

On Wednesday, December 18, 2019, a 3-judge panel of the Federal Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals held that the “mandate” provision of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is unconstitutional. The panel sent the case back to Judge Reed O’Connor of the Federal District Court in Fort Worth Texas to “conduct a m...

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Special education subject matter expert explores the power of presuming competence in students with significant intellectual disabilities

In an article published in the December 2019 issue of Principal Leadership , a publication of the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), PCG’s special education subject matter expert Ashley Quick explores the power of presuming competence in students with significant intellectu...

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Hospitals file lawsuit to challenge federal rule requiring disclosure of prices negotiated with insurers

On Wednesday, December 4, 2019, several hospitals and the American Hospital Association filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., to overturn a rule issued in November by the United States Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) that would require hospitals to disclose t...

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Happy holidays from PCG 2019

Twenty-nineteen was an exciting -- albeit busy -- year for us at PCG as we took on new and diverse projects; worked with clients across the public sector to tackle their increasingly complex challenges; designed and implemented solutions that lead to improved outcomes for those our clients serve; an...

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Experian Credit Check Issue

On 11/30/19, due to a setting error, Experian posted credit inquiries as ‘hard inquiries’ on behalf of PCG. A ‘hard inquiry’ is a credit inquiry which is visible to creditors and impacts a credit score. All inquiries have been corrected and changed to a ‘soft inquiry’. A ‘soft inquiry’ is only visib...

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PCG Cares Spotlight: Tonya Graham and son Chase support Children’s Miracle Network

We connected with Tonya Graham from Public Partnerships, a PCG company, who recently used PCG Cares hours in support of the incredible work that her son, Chase, does as a spokesperson for the Children’s Miracle Network (CMN). Read on to learn more about this amazing cause! At PCG, we are guided by a...

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Medicaid Claiming and Billing for Schools

Revenue recouped from school-based, Medicaid reimbursable health services is a vital source of funding. With limited resources, state and local education agencies (LEAs) and school districts may struggle to keep up with evolving Medicaid policy and compliance rules that govern federal reimbursement ...

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Program Consulting

Public Consulting Group (PCG) can assist state and local governments to address the substance use disorder crisis and public health issues by identifying service needs and evaluating the outcomes produced by changes in practices, programs, or policies. PCG helps states and local agencies make invest...

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Strategy

Build a strong, inter-connected workforce system that can sustain change. We can help. Under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), it is critical that Workforce Development Boards (WDBs) understand their employment and workforce bases. They must develop sustainable pathways to local e...

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Outsourcing and Operations

We have experience with every level of the system, from board leadership to front-line staff, and understand first-hand how each role influences a system’s success. PCG can manage your employment operations to serve more customers and better prepare your local workforce. We offer data-driven value-a...

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