Tag Archives: Indiana

  • States Utilize Cross-Agency Resources to Address Health Care Workforce Shortages

    The National Academy for State Health Policy examined how Indiana and Alaska leverage their resources and build new partnerships to implement innovative, cross-agency approaches to bolster their health care workforces. These case studies explore: Cross-agency coalitions that develop and implement innovative workforce strategies; Opportunities to use data to identify and address workforce shortages; Strategies to […]

    November 13, 2018 | Filed under: Front Page, Publications
  • Medicaid and CHIP Levers to Promote Lead Screening and Treatment: Indiana’s Experience

    Addressing lead hazards today generates future economic benefits and improved health outcomes for children. In partnership with the Health Resources and Services Administration, NASHP is publishing a series of case studies highlighting state initiatives to promote lead screening and treatment. This study explores Indiana’s efforts to address this issue within its Medicaid and Children’s Health […]

  • View the Surgeon General’s full remarks here US Surgeon General, Vice Admiral Jerome Adams, MD, whose motto is “better health through better partnerships,” spoke at NASHP’s 30th annual State Health Policy Conference. It was a familiar venue for Adams, who as Indiana state health commissioner has attended NASHP conferences in the past and is a former […]

    October 31, 2017 | Filed under: 2017 Conference, Behavioral Health
  • In Indiana: As of July 1, 2011, there were 1,055,779 beneficiaries enrolled in the state’s Medicaid program, 741,744 of whom were enrolled in managed care through one of six commercial managed care organizations (MCOs) or a primary care case management program. Physical and behavioral health benefits are delivered through MCOs. Dental benefits are carved out […]

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

    December 6, 2012 | Filed under: Indiana
  • 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 […]

    August 21, 2012 | Filed under: Indiana
  • We have no information on medical home activity that meets the following criteria: (1) program implementation (or major expansion or improvement) in 2006 or later; (2) Medicaid or CHIP agency participation (not necessarily leadership); (3) explicitly intended to advance medical homes for Medicaid or CHIP participants; and (4) evidence of commitment, such as workgroups, legislation, […]

    January 26, 2012 | Filed under: Indiana
  • No HIE Strategic Plan available yet.

    April 5, 2010 | Filed under: Indiana
  • Governor Mitch Daniels issued an executive order (#05-10) in January 2005 directing the Indiana Department of Health to promulgate regulation and, if necessary, propose legislation requiring each hospital in the state to implement a medical error reporting and quality system (MERS) and to report all MERS data to the Department of Health.  The system has […]

    March 17, 2009 | Filed under: Indiana