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Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Settings Rule_Data_Sheet.pdf PDF

We work with states to Provide subject matter expertise in implementation of HCBS Settings requirements across residential and non residential settings Develop provider communications detailing HCBS Settings requirements provider self assessments and on site compliance assessments Evaluate provider ...

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Employment_Yes_Framework_F.pdf PDF

Through our work with people service providers and government agencies and through our ongoing review of practices that work PCG has developed a framework to guide the development and implementation of employment programs for people with disabilities There is an immense benefit to improving the empl...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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