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CHCS Senior Staffer Named to Maryland Health Benefit Exchange Advisory Committee

Shannon McMahon, MPA, CHCS director of coverage and access, was recently selected to serve on the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange's Standing Advisory Committee.
March 27, 2014

Medicaid ACOs: Collaborating Toward an Improved Health System

Tricia McGinnis' article, featured in September's issue of Accountable Care News, explores ACO opportunities for state Medicaid programs.
September 11, 2012

Medicaid Expansion: A Closer Look At Vulnerable Populations And State Coverage Opportunities

This Health Affairs blog post from CHCS' Shannon McMahon examines the opportunity for states to use the Medicaid expansion to increase access to coverage for vulnerable populations.
September 10, 2012

Betlach: AHCCCS is Facing its Greatest Struggle

Tom Betlach, the Director of Arizona's Medicaid program, AHCCCS, deserves to be commended for his candid presentation in this January 24, 2011 op-ed in the Arizona Republic.

January 24, 2011

Kamala Allen Invited to Join CMS National EPSDT Improvement Workgroup

Kamala Allen, CHCS Director of Child Health Quality, was invited to participate in a workgroup sponsored by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' (CMS) Center for Medicaid, CHIP and Survey Certification to consider how to improve implementation of Medicaid Early Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment (EPSDT) benefits for children.

December 21, 2010

2008 NCQA Awards Recognize Health Plans in CHCS Disparities Initiatives

Six health plans participating in CHCS initiatives to reduce disparities and improve health care quality were selected by the National Committee for Quality Assurance for the 2008 Recognizing Innovation in Multicultural Health Care Award.

October 30, 2008

2007 NCQA Awards Recognize Health Plans in CHCS Disparities Initiatives

Seven health plans participating in Center for Health Care Strategies (CHCS) initiatives to reduce disparities and improve health care quality were selected by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) for the 2007 "Recognizing Innovation in Multicultural Health Care Award."

November 13, 2007
 

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