Maryland

In Maryland: As of July 1, 2011, there were 986,304 beneficiaries enrolled in Maryland’s Medicaid program. Of these, 735,859 were enrolled in managed care. Most Medicaid enrollees, including children, are eligible to receive physical health services through the state’s mandatory managed care program, HealthChoice. Groups ineligible for managed care include enrollees in the state’s Model […]

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  • Publications

    As part of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)’s Infrastructure for Maintaining Primary Care Transformation initiative, NASHP worked with four states (Idaho, Maryland, Montana, and West Virginia) that sought to adapt aspects of North Carolina’s nationally recognized model of primary care practice transformation. This report summarizes the value of primary care transformation for […]

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  • 2014 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Maryland 2012 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Maryland 2010 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Maryland 2008 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Maryland Additional States’ CHIP Fact Sheets… Adobe Acrobat .PDF printable versions of the Maryland NASHP CHIP Fact Sheets Key Highlights: Program Type: Maryland operates a Medicaid expansion CHIP […]

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    December 6, 2012 | Filed under: Maryland
  • NASHP’s Accountable Care Activity map is a work in progress; state activity pages will be launched in waves throughout Fall 2012.   At this time, we have no information on accountable care activity that meets the following criteria: (1) Medicaid or CHIP agency participation (not necessarily leadership); (2) explicitly intended to advance accountable or integrated […]

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    August 21, 2012 | Filed under: Maryland
  • Data from the Medicaid long term care population will be made available through the HIE as part of collaboration with Department of Health and Mental Hygiene on the MITA Initiative. The SOA Integration Framework will enable bi-directional real-time interface with Maryland’s Client Automated Resources Eligibility System and the statewide HIE.

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    April 13, 2010 | Filed under: Maryland
  • Maryland plans to support HIE by leveraging state monies and implementing subscription fees. Refer to pages 17-18 of the state Strategic Plan.

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    March 31, 2010 | Filed under: Maryland
  • Governance in Maryland is comprised of the Maryland Health Care Commission (an independent government regulatory agency) Policy Board, a Board of Directors, and an Advisory Board. Funding for the non-profit operating the statewide HIE (Chesapeake Regional Information System for our Patients) is contingent upon submission of deliverables identified by MHCC’s specifications for statewide HIE and detailed in a […]

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    March 31, 2010 | Filed under: Maryland
  • Maryland’s HIE Strategic Plan details a vision of HIE in the state that offers the Maryland Health Care Commission a central role in its governance.

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    March 31, 2010 | Filed under: Maryland
  • The Office of Health Care Quality (OHCQ) of the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene administers the mandatory reporting system in Maryland.  Maryland hospitals are now required to have policies facilitating the internal reporting of “near misses” in addition to adverse events, and root cause analyses must be performed on all near misses and […]

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    March 17, 2009 | Filed under: Maryland
  • The Maryland ABCD Screening Academy Project improved state policy by identifying and implementing policy improvements needed to support effective screening. Maryland supported the adoption of screening in two demonstration sites and is working to initiate statewide spread of structured developmental screening.  Specifically, the ABCD Screening Academy activities in Maryland included:   Increasing Medicaid reimbursement for CPT […]

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    February 26, 2009 | Filed under: Maryland