Month: May 2023

New Report Details Critical Doula and Perinatal Findings from National Learning Series

October 26, 2023

The Institute for Medicaid Innovation (IMI) and Every Mother Counts (EMC) have partnered to release a report detailing the findings from a recent, nationwide learning series focusing on doulas and perinatal community health workers (CHWs). The report, developed with support…

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Making the Business Case for SDOH – New Toolkit Available

October 3, 2023

The Institute for Medicaid Innovation has launched a new strategic resource to advance social determinants of health (SDOH) investments by Medicaid health plans and community-based organizations.  The project – the Value of Investing in Social Determinants of Health Toolkit –…

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IMI Signature Series: Karen Dale

May 30, 2023

The Institute for Medicaid Innovation (IMI) Signature Series profiles IMI volunteers about their work, passions, and experiences. Interview with Karen Dale, IMI Board Member. The interview has been edited for brevity and clarity. Can you provide background on your work and…

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Be a Part of the Redetermination Narrative

May 16, 2023

The public health emergency has come to a close and the massive task of redetermination has begun in many states across the country. How are Medicaid health plans handling the process? What best practices are emerging? With support from the…

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Discover the Latest Practices in Perinatal and Child Health

April 27, 2023

New, Comprehensive Report Made Possible by Support from Pritzker Children’s Initiative The Institute for Medicaid Innovation (IMI) today released a report highlighting innovative practices in perinatal and child health in Medicaid.  The emerging themes showcase action-oriented strategies for integrating community…

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Post-Pandemic: Opportunities for Medicaid MCOs to Increase Telehealth Access

April 26, 2023

March 2023 Written by Sarah Hurlbert, MPH People on Medicaid Benefit from Telehealth Partnerships Led by Medicaid MCOs At the peak of the pandemic, the US GAO reported that in five select states, the use of telehealth services increased more…

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IMI Releases Updated Risk Adjustment Model for Medicaid

April 14, 2023

The Institute for Medicaid Innovation (IMI), in partnership with the University of California San Diego (UCSD), presented updates to a significant risk adjustment model in Medicaid. The new, updated model will assist state Medicaid agencies and health plans in more…

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IMI Identifies Community Priorities in Women, Gender, & Maternal Health

April 11, 2023

A new Institute for Medicaid Innovation (IMI) survey identifies the priorities of community members and individuals with lived experience with the Medicaid program in the field of women, gender, and maternal health.  These priorities differ from those identified among national…

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IMI Signature Series: Gail Graham

March 30, 2023

The Institute for Medicaid Innovation (IMI) Signature Series profiles IMI volunteers about their work, passions, and experiences. Interview with Gail Graham, IMI Board Member, conducted March 24, 2023. The below has been edited for brevity and clarity. Just to get…

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IMI Appoints Newest Governing Board Members

February 28, 2023

Washington, DC – The Institute for Medicaid Innovation (IMI) expanded their governing board to welcome the appointment of four new members at its quarterly meeting this month. Alex Briscoe, MA (he/him); Gail Graham (she/her); David Jacobson, MBA (he/him); and Jimmie Walton Paschall (she/her) joined and participated in the…

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