Tag Archives: accountable health entities

  • Q&A: How Rhode Island Tackles Social Determinants of Health through its Accountable Entity Model

    Across the country, states are launching new payment models that reward quality, promote care integration, improve access, and address the social determinants of health (SDOH) in an effort to improve population health. One of these ground-breaking initiatives is Rhode Island’s Accountable Entity (AE) Program, created to improve the health of Rhode Islanders enrolled in Medicaid […]

    November 27, 2018 | Filed under: Front Page, Rhode Island, State Health Policy Blog
  • Friday, August 17th 8:30am – 10:00am Many state health policymakers are working to address social and economic elements, such as access to healthy food, safe housing, and reliable transportation, which make up 80 percent of factors impacting people’s health. This session highlights practical strategies for working across state agencies and other sectors to address the […]

    April 20, 2018 | Filed under: 2018 Conference
  • Thursday, August 16th 1:30pm – 3:00pm State health policymakers are identifying innovative mechanisms to address the social determinants of health by including new requirements or incentives within value-based purchasing and contracting arrangements. This session highlights how states are using value-based payment roadmaps and Medicaid managed care contracting as levers to increase health and well-being and […]

    April 20, 2018 | Filed under: 2018 Conference