In our work with states, we conduct research and analysis on particular policy issues and provide recommendations and options for consideration. This work often involves providing policy analysis and strategic advice on the development of Medicaid section 1115 waivers. Harbage Consulting also frequently develops policy papers for publication. See Our Publications for more information.
In 2015, we assisted the California Department of Health Care Services in designing and negotiating their Medicaid section 1115 waiver renewal, known as Medi-Cal 2020. In this role, Harbage Consulting:
At the local level, Harbage Consulting is supporting the Baltimore City Health Department on two initiatives designed to promote maternal and child health and reduce infant mortality rates in Baltimore. In this capacity, Harbage Consulting:
As the State of Louisiana prepared to implement the Affordable Care Act’s Medicaid expansion in July 2016, Harbage Consulting conducted an analysis of the state’s eligibility system and program rules and provided a set of recommendations for ensuring that individuals who now have Medicaid coverage in Louisiana can stay enrolled for as long as they are eligible. We provided the Louisiana Association of Health Plans with a memo that provided options and recommendations that the Medicaid health plans and the state Department of Health and Hospitals could adopt in order to achieve an effective eligibility renewal process for Medicaid.