Month: February 2024

Doula Learning and Action Collaborative Prepares for Launch

April 17, 2024

Complete the Interest Form for the Three-Year Collaborative, and Look for the Soon-to-be Released Application Do you want to learn more and take action to advance birth equity and justice? Do you want to work collaboratively to increase access to…

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Fourth IMI Survey Fact Sheet Highlights MCOs’ Strategies to Address Redeterminations

April 9, 2024

Data quality and sharing emerge as key improvement areas for Medicaid agencies The Institute for Medicaid Innovation’s (IMI’s) latest edition in its series of fact sheets about the national Medicaid MCO redetermination process is now available! The survey series, funded…

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IMI Releases Annual Landmark Medicaid MCO Survey

February 14, 2024

2024 Marks Seven Years of Data Collection On Emerging Issues  The Institute for Medicaid Innovation (IMI) today released its annual, landmark Medicaid managed care organization (MCO) survey. This year marks seven years of critical data collection that will ultimately provide valuable insights…

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New Report Details Path Forward for Improving Maternal Health

January 31, 2024

The Institute for Medicaid Innovation (IMI) has released a new, five-year plan to improve the trajectory of America’s maternal and infant health outcomes. The plan represents a bold new path to reverse the maternal health crisis and improve lives for…

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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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