Webinars

Webinar Replay: What New Medicaid Managed Care Regulations Mean for Health Plan Quality, Performance Measurement

On June 17, 2015, HMA Information Services hosted the webinar, “What the New Medicaid Managed Care Regulations Mean for Health Plan Quality and Performance Measurement.” The proposed Medicaid managed care regulations released last month by CMS include fundamental changes in the way quality and performance is measured among health plans in state-sponsored programs. The rules … Read More

Webinar Replay: Minimum MLRs and Rate Setting Requirements

On June 16, 2015, HMA Information Services hosted the webinar, “Minimum MLRs and Rate Setting Requirements: Implications of the Proposed Medicaid Managed Care Regulations.” Health Management Associates Managing Principal Eileen Ellis and Steve Schramm, managing director of Optumas, talked about the proposed changes to the rate setting process and the implications for states, Medicaid managed … Read More

Webinar Replay: New York State’s Ambitious DSRIP Program: A Case Study

On May 28, 2015, HMA Information Services hosted the webinar, “New York State’s Ambitious DSRIP Program: A Case Study.” New York has by far the most ambitious Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) Program in the nation. The program has a clear focus on full health system transformation and payment reform. The state will invest … Read More

Webinar Replay: First Take on New Medicaid Managed Care Regulations

On May 28, 2015, HMA Information Services hosted the webinar, “HMA’s ‘First Take’ on New Medicaid Managed Care Regulations.” CMS just released a new set of proposed Medicaid managed care and CHIP regulations – the first major update of federal rules for health plans in state-sponsored programs in more than a decade. The changes seek … Read More

Webinar Replay: Breaking Down the Armstrong Ruling and What It Means

On April 30, 2015, HMA Information Services hosted the webinar, “Implications of the U.S. Supreme Court’s Ruling in Armstrong v. Exceptional Child Center: A Real-world Analysis.” The U.S. Supreme Court recently limited the ability of healthcare providers to file lawsuits against state Medicaid programs over the adequacy of provider payment rates. The court’s decision in … Read More

Webinar Replay: Culturally Responsive Health Care and CLAS Standards

On March 12, 2015, HMA Information Services hosted the webinar, “Do the Right Thing: Culturally Responsive Health Care and the Federally Mandated CLAS Standards.” Not only is culturally responsive health care the right thing to do, but key elements are mandated by the federal CLAS standards (Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services). There is also a … Read More

Webinar Replay: A Guide to Planning Integrated Care for Underserved Populations

On Jan. 28, 2015, HMA Information Services (HMAIS) hosted the webinar, “Shoulder to Shoulder: A Guide to Planning Integrated Care for Underserved Populations.” Just in time for those planning to apply for SAMHSA’s $1.6 million Primary and Behavioral Health Care Integration (PBHCI) opportunity, the webinar featured our integration experts discussing key factors for successfully planning, … Read More