Ohio

On October 19th in Dallas, NASHP brought together a diverse group of state and federal Medicaid and mental health leaders to talk about emerging issues in the world of mental health, substance use, and recovery. True to its title, the pre-conference session “Whole Person Care: Finding Shared Solutions Across Mental Health, Substance Use, and Medicaid […]

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  • State Health Policy Blog

    Keeping a Focus on Children During Open Enrollment

    The Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) third annual open enrollment period kicked off November 1st and continues through January 31, 2016. During this time, individuals can enroll or renew coverage in qualified health plans through state and federal exchanges. The ACA’s open enrollment period is a great time to focus on reaching and enrolling children as […]

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  • Ohio – Medical Homes

    PCMH Education Pilot Project In 2010, the 128th Ohio General Assembly unanimously enacted Substitute House Bill 198, establishing a patient-centered medical home (PCMH) education advisory group tasked with implementing and administering a PCMH education pilot project. The first phase (planning and practice selection) of the pilot is complete, and the state announced in January 2012 that it would provide […]

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    April 1, 2014 | Filed under: Ohio

  • Ohio

    In Ohio:   2,129,706 beneficiaries were enrolled in Medicaid as of July 1, 2011. Of these, 1,605,821 were enrolled in managed care through seven Medicaid-only managed care organizations (MCOs). The state has a full-risk managed care program operated under a 1932(a) State Plan Amendment. Physical and oral health services (including the EPSDT benefit) are delivered […]

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    November 5, 2013 | Filed under: Ohio

  • Ohio 2014 CHIP Fact Sheet

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

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    December 6, 2012 | Filed under: Ohio

  • Ohio

    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: Ohio

  • Governance — Ohio

    Governance in Ohio will be provided by the Ohio Health Information Partnership, a non-profit organization that serves as the State Designated Entity.

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    March 31, 2010 | Filed under: Ohio

  • Ohio

    Ohio’s HIT Strategic Plan has not yet been released.

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    March 31, 2010 | Filed under: Ohio

  • Ohio

    Ohio previously had quality-of-care reporting requirements for nine types of care commonly provided in hospitals.  Those rules have since been rescinded.  Currently, Ohio requires hospitals to report the frequency with which certain commonly accepted best practices (e.g. administration of aspirin following a heart attack) are adhered to, as well as the frequency of various adverse […]

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    March 17, 2009 | Filed under: Ohio

  • Ohio

    The Ohio ABCD Screening Academy Project tested the adoption of structured developmental and social-emotional screening in several pilot practice sites to improve the quality of child development services.  The ABCD team integrated and supported existing initiatives and resources by promoting linkages between primary care and the Help Me Grow (Part C/Early Intervention) and Title V programs. […]

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    February 26, 2009 | Filed under: Ohio