Mississippi

State of State speeches provide governors with an opportunity to highlight recent policy successes as well as outline key plans and issue areas of focus for the coming year. These speeches are generally strong indicators of governors’ main priorities and sometimes also include specific proposal suggestions and funding recommendations for deliberation by legislatures. Currently, 31 […]

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  • Webinars

    During this webinar, attendees hear from leaders from two nationally-acclaimed programs, including the Center for Telehealth at the University of Mississippi Medical Center and Project ECHO. Discussion includes overviews of each program, including identification of best practices, lessons learned, and key takeaways for state policymakers. Audience Q&A follows.

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    November 4, 2015 | Filed under: Mississippi, New Mexico, Webinars
  • New Jersey has received a planning grant from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to develop a state plan amendment to implement Section 2703 of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), establishing health homes for Medicaid enrollees with chronic conditions. HB 1192, signed into law in 2010, defined patient-centered medical homes and made a […]

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    April 1, 2014 | Filed under: Mississippi
  • In Mississippi: As of 2011, the state had 621,607 individuals enrolled in Medicaid. 541,854 of these individuals received non-emergency transportation services through a Prepaid Ambulatory Health Plan (PAHP). 51,626 of these individuals received services through Mississippi’s coordinated care program, Mississippi Coordinated Access Network (MississippiCAN) in 2011. Enrollment in MississippiCAN is limited to 45% of Medicaid […]

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    November 5, 2013 | Filed under: Mississippi
  • 2014 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Mississippi 2012 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Mississippi 2010 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Mississippi 2008 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Mississippi Additional States’ CHIP Fact Sheets… Adobe Acrobat .PDF printable versions of the Mississippi NASHP CHIP Fact Sheets Key Highlights: Program Type: Mississippi operates a separate CHIP program, […]

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    December 6, 2012 | Filed under: Mississippi
  • 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: Mississippi
  • No HIE Strategic Plan available yet.

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    April 5, 2010 | Filed under: Mississippi
  • Mississippi’s PCO and PCA have worked together for more than 23 years, routinely participating in and collaborating on health panels and coalitions. In a particularly successful partnership, the PCO and PCA recruited 128 primary care providers for CHCs and rural hospital as part of the Mississippi Access for Rural Care (MARC). MARC became a model […]

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    January 11, 2010 | Filed under: Mississippi