Maryland

On November 1, health insurance marketplaces officially opened to millions of individuals for 2016 enrollment. Early reports indicate a smooth launch of the open enrollment season, partially due to several new tools to ease enrollment and renewal processes for marketplace consumers. Smarter Plan Comparison Tools Recent articles have featured the many new shopping tools available […]

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  • Publications

    The State-based Marketplaces: A Focus on Innovation, Flexibility, and Coverage

    One of the central elements of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is to establish “one-stop shopping” through health insurance marketplaces allowing consumers to find and access affordable, high-quality health coverage either through private health insurance, and the subsidies available for those who qualify, or through Medicaid. The ACA and related regulations define a spectrum of marketplace […]

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  • Publications

    Transforming the Workforce to Provide Better Chronic Care: The Role of Local Care Coordinators at CareFirst

    Part 6 in the Transforming the Workforce to Provide Better Chronic Care: The Role of Registered Nurses series. Click to see the rest of the series. CareFirst, a commercial insurer serving Maryland, northern Virginia, and the District of Columbia, utilizes local nurse care coordinators to support primary care providers within its patient-centered medical home program. […]

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    February 2, 2015 | Filed under: District of Columbia, Maryland, Publications, Virginia

  • Maryland – Medical Homes

    In April 2010 Maryland enacted SB 855/HB 929. This legislation requires the Maryland Health Care Commission (MHCC) to establish a Maryland Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) multi-payer program. All payers with premium revenues of over $90 million are required to participate. MHCC released a request for proposals (RFP) in December 2010, and selected 53 practices, employing 339 providers (including about […]

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    April 1, 2014 | Filed under: Maryland

  • 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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    November 5, 2013 | Filed under: Maryland

  • Publications

    Building Infrastructure to Promote Primary Care Transformation: Lessons from a Four-State Learning Community

    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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  • Maryland 2014 CHIP Fact Sheet

    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

  • 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

  • Medicaid 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

  • Finance — 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