Can Medicaid Make Mental Healthcare Programs More Accountable?
Learning Areas:Chronic disease management and prevention
Provision of health care to the public
Describe the outcome measures by which Medicaid administrators can reward insurers’ oversight of mental healthcare.
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am executive director of the IL Assoc. of Medicaid Health Plans. Prior to joining the association, I was Speaker Michael J. Madiganâs Human Services & Medicaid budget analyst. During my tenure on the Speakerâs staff, I helped negotiate and craft the Medicaid Reform Act of 2010, the $2.7 billion Medicaid reform package known as the SMART Act of 2012, and the Medicaid Expansion package authorized by the Affordable Care Act in 2013.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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