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CMS Boosts States’ SDOH Efforts: New Opportunities Focus on Medicaid and CHIP

Author: Bob Osburn
Date of Publishing : January 20, 2021
State health officials received a much-needed New Year’s present on January 7, 2021 from CMS. Cash-strapped and resource-drained after nine months of[..]

Three Medicaid Challenges in the Wake of COVID-19

Author: Laura Porto
Date of Publishing : June 11, 2020

Influx of new Medicaid participants

Millions of unemployed Americans are losing employer-sponsored healthcare coverage. Without income or affordable[..]

Behavioral Health: Looking Back at Open Minds Performance Management Institute

Author: Charlie Goldberg
Date of Publishing : February 26, 2020

While the world of physical medicine has seen a steady progression in the development and adoption of value-based care models and payer contracts, [..]

HealthEC – Defying Limitations in 2019 and a Look Ahead to 2020

Author: Bob Osburn
Date of Publishing : January 03, 2020

2019 was a wonderful year for HealthEC! We were blessed to work alongside some of the industry’s most innovative and dedicated professionals, while[..]

Similarities Between 1980s Wall Street Innovation and HealthEC

Author: Bob Osburn
Date of Publishing : December 19, 2019

Like most people during this season of giving, I tend to get somewhat reflective.

The Social Determinants of Health – More Than Just Buzzwords

Author: Charlie Goldberg
Date of Publishing : November 21, 2019

While the introduction of the proposed Medicaid Fiscal Accountability Rule (CMS-2393-P) grabbed headlines at last week’s National Association of[..]

Outcomes-Based Certification – Coming to a Module Near You!

Author: Charlie Goldberg
Date of Publishing : September 09, 2019

Upon returning home from last month’s Medicaid Enterprise Systems Conference in Chicago, I took the opportunity to reflect on how things have changed[..]

Take Me Out to the Ballgame (This Week’s MESC and NACHC CHI & EXPO Conferences)

Author: HealthEC Editorial Team
Date of Publishing : August 18, 2019

The Washington Nationals are likely to be a hot topic of conversation in Chicago baseball circles ahead of their series with the Cubs later this week.

Supporting Managed care organization | Medicaid Agencies With MCO Analytics

Author: Sanjay Seth
Date of Publishing : March 08, 2019

"Easy” isn’t a term that government healthcare professionals throw around very often. In fact, when you consider the constantly changing dynamics of[..]

Helping Prince George’s County With Population Health Management Solutions

Author: Sanjay Seth
Date of Publishing : November 06, 2018

Prince George's County Health Department partnered with HealthEC in 2016 to begin to collect, analyze and use the data from an assessment for social[..]