Upcoming Conference
Spokane, September 8, 2022

Keynote: An update from CMMI

| May 17, 2022 | Maryland

Maryland continues to lead in the health financing sphere with its innovative Total Cost of Care (TCOC) model. Kate Sapra, Director of the Division of All-Payer Models at the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation (CMMI), has worked closely with the TCOC model since 2018.      At our lunch...[ Read More ]

Last day to submit public comments on proposed MHCC preauthorization amendments

| May 13, 2022 | Maryland

The Maryland Health Care Commission (MHCC) is planning to submit amendments on certain preauthorization benchmarks for providing health services. The informal draft would amend  the Code of Maryland Regulations (COMAR) 10.25.17, and is accepting public comment until 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time on May 13, 2022.      The preauthorization regulations...[ Read More ]

Keynote: A conversation on health equity with Alan Weil

| May 12, 2022 | Maryland

Maryland’s unique regulatory systems offer a unique opportunity for population-based approaches to health equity, according to Health Affairs Editor-in-Chief Alan Weil.      Weil, along with Maria Tildon, Vice President of State and Local Affairs at Johns Hopkins University & Johns Hopkins Medicine, joined the 2022 Maryland State of Reform...[ Read More ]

Maryland’s Total Cost of Care model is shaping post Covid health financing

| May 10, 2022 | Maryland

Maryland’s unique Total Cost of Care (TCOC) model continues to shape the state’s recovery from the pandemic, especially among hospitals and other health facilities.  Bob Atlas, President and CEO of the Maryland Hospital Association; Katie Wunderlich, Executive Director of the Health Services Cost Review Commission (HSCRC); and Joe DeMattos, President...[ Read More ]

What You Missed: 2022 Maryland State of Reform Health Policy Conference

| May 5, 2022 | Maryland

We hosted our 2022 Maryland State of Reform Health Policy Conference yesterday, bringing together thought leaders, legislators, and policy experts into multi-silo conversations about the future of health care in Maryland.     Too often, those with good ideas for reforming health care don’t have a solid understanding of how...[ Read More ]

Upcoming changes to Maryland Medicaid ahead of post-PHE disenrollments

| Apr 29, 2022 | Maryland

Maryland Medicaid stakeholders met on Thursday to discuss the program’s next steps in light of what could be the last extension of the federal public health emergency (PHE), which ends July 15. Once the PHE ends, so will the freeze on Medicaid disenrollments, causing many vulnerable Marylanders to lose their...[ Read More ]