This report provides detailed information on how Adults without dependent children programs have been designed, implemented, and monitored in other states and will provide lessons learned for Colorado as the Department finalizes its program design., Description based on online resource; title from PDF caption (viewed March 2013), "Submitted: June 28, 2011."
This reference guide covers program categories, rules and State Plan Options that affect Medicaid Eligibility for the Aged, Blind and Disabled (ABD) categories of Medical Assistance. These procedures coincide with the rules pertaining to these categories which can be found in 10 CCR 2505-10 Volume 8 under 8.100.6. There are different programs of ABD Medicaid. This section of the User Desk Reference Guide will cover the following programs: SSI-related Medicaid Programs; Medicare Savings Programs (MSP); Breast and Cervical Cancer Program (BCCP); Low-Income Subsidy Program (LIS)., Online resource; title from PDF cover (viewed September 2017)
Cover title., "June 2007.", The Balanced Budget Act (BBA) of 1997 (Public Law 105-33) requires that states conduct an annual evaluation of their managed care organizations and prepaid inpatient health plans to determine compliance with federal regulations and quality improvement standards. As one of the mandatory external quality review activities under the BBA, the Department of Health Care Policy and Financing is required to validate the performance improvement projects (PIP). To meet this validation requirement, the Department contracted with Health Services Advisory Group, Inc. (HSAG) as an external quality review organization.
This report describes an educational intervention to increase compliance with current Federal blood lead screening requirements for the Medicaid population in the state of Colorado., Cover of PDF title., "Final Report.", "May 2002.", Health Services Advisory Group Inc is the "Eexternal Quality Review Organization" for the Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing., Includes bibliographical references (p. 18), Mode of access: World Wide Web.
As part of a comprehensive quality assurance effort, the Department required health plans to conduct the CAHPS 2.0H survey of both adults and children. As evident in the results, each health plan has its own strengths and weaknesses. The survey results can be used to identify opportunities for improvement within each plan and across all plans., "August 16, 2002.", Description based on online resource; title from PDF cover (viewed April 2014)
As part of a comprehensive quality assurance effort, the Department required health plans to conduct client satisfaction surveys to ascertain differences between managed care clients, fee-for-service, and primary care clients. The intent of the requirement is to obtain measurement of client satisfaction, improvement of services based upon satisfaction levels, and the provision of informed choice to clients as they move into managed care programs., "September 2003.", Description based on online resource; title from PDF cover (viewed April 2014)
This paper is designed to provide leadership at the Department with research and directions for contemplating a comprehensive care coordination program. This paper is primarily a review of the extant literature surrounding care coordination, while the second paper provides a landscape analysis of care coordination in Colorado. The third paper recommends next steps for integration of care coordination concepts into Colorado Medicaid., prepared for the Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing ; Shana Montrose., Paper 1: Literature review -- Paper 2: Colorado landscape -- Paper 3: Next steps for Colorado., "August 23, 2012.", Includes bibliographic references., Online resource; title from PDF cover (viewed September 2017)