Addressing the social determinants of health and integrating physical and behavioral healthcare are top priorities for Michelle Roberts, vice president of healthcare services at Molina Healthcare of Michigan. We sat down with Roberts at the 2023 Michigan State of Reform Health Policy Conference to hear about her priorities. “We’re currently working on ensuring our members … Read more

This edition features recommendations about using emergency department discharge data to improve service delivery for unhoused individuals, insight about how presumptive Medi-Cal eligibility can be used as an on-ramp for enrolling individuals in full Medi-Cal coverage, and reporting on a partnership between Molina Healthcare and MedZed that is successfully lowering hospital utilization rates in the … Read more

The Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) continues to prepare for the reprocurement process for its Statewide Medicaid Managed Care (SMMC) program this year. Enrollment in Florida Medicaid has continued to increase throughout the pandemic, with over 5.3 million beneficiaries as of June 2022.  In early June, 58 health care organizations including health plans, providers, … Read more