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A look back at major developments in health policy during 2017, and a preview of 2018

In the following roundup, PCG health policy subject matter experts reflect upon major policy shifts and changes that have occurred in 2017, as well as preview policy developments expected in 2018. With major announcements that will affect 2018 just within the past couple of months, our subject matte...

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CMS Releases Final Exchange Guidance

On April 9, 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the long-awaited final Exchange guidance for the 2019 plan year – the final Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters for 2019 (NBPP) and the final Letter to Issuers in the Federally-facilitated Exchanges (Letter). Toge...

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Recently proposed JOBS Act could signal coming TANF reforms

Momentum has been building for several years to reform the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program, and many consider the recently proposed Jobs and Opportunity with Benefits and Services for Success (JOBS) Act to be an indicator of coming reforms. The House Ways and Means committee r...

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Delivery System Reform, Performance Management, And Quality Improvement

PCG provides Medicaid departments expertise in reducing cost and improving program quality across several major Medicaid reform efforts enabled through Section 1115 Waiver authority. Learn more about our current program work in New Jersey, Massachusetts, and New York below. New Jersey Beyond managin...

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Delivery System Reform, Performance Management, And Quality Improvement

PCG provides Medicaid departments expertise in reducing cost and improving program quality across several major Medicaid reform efforts enabled through Section 1115 Waiver authority. Learn more about our current program work in New Jersey, Massachusetts, and New York below. New Jersey Beyond managin...

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Provider Screening and Onsite Visits

Did You Know? Did you know your site visit program could be managed externally and fully funded at no cost to the state? Keeping a pulse on providers is vital, yet challenging for many states . A lack of time, personnel, and adequate resources are common barriers in the development of a comprehensiv...

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Provider Management and Program Integrity

Each year, hundreds of millions of Medicaid dollars go to personal care services, home health, community behavioral health, hospice, non-emergency transportation, and other in-home care services. Managing these services – and their providers – requires a unique and innovative approach that is not tr...

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Outsourcing (Operations)

Do you seek a vendor who can provide high quality services to your clients? Are you looking for a partner you can trust to help you serve your families using innovative approaches that will help move them toward self-sufficiency? PCG provides effective outsourcing services, including: Employment cas...

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Finance Consulting

Achieving great outcomes costs money. But state and local agencies that serve families too often face declining budgets and increasing costs. Fluctuating caseloads add to the challenge. PCG can help you maximize your resources, freeing you to do what’s most important: making a difference in the live...

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Program Consulting

Helping low-income families achieve self-sufficiency is the most important jobs of public assistance agencies. PCG can help your agency review its policies to ensure they provide the most flexibility to help clients achieve success. This includes reviewing TANF Work Participation rules and regulatio...

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