Tennessee's Medicaid program is going in on process automation
TennCare CIO Hugh Hale said he wants to automate as many of his agency's processes as possible to make themselves "easier to deal with."
How healthcare agencies can tackle fraud, waste and abuse with RPA
A new report discusses advances in automation to help public healthcare organizations tackle a backlog of claims from the pandemic, and protect from fraud and waste.
'Whole person care' works for outgoing inmates in California county
Research into a program in Riverside County, California, shows that 12-month recidivism rates declined 65% among those who attended just one behavioral health appointment.
Data errors cost Minnesota $76 million in Medicaid funding
A recent audit found data errors in Minnesota's Medicaid system cost the state $76 million in missed federal funding and may have also led the state to overpay insurance companies.
Colorado's new benefits management system has glitches
The old system being replaced, which some blamed for the death of a 9-year-old boy, also had glitches.
Faulty Medicaid system paid out $11 million to deceased residents in Rhode Island
The state is also struggling to recover $60 million in double payments made to nursing homes while the eligibility system was offline.
$85 million in Medicaid errors? Louisiana Health Dept. says new system will help
The department says a $70 million system built by Deloitte will integrate new data that can be used to ensure wages are verified quarterly.
Nevada expects to cut costs with new health insurance exchange site for 2019
The state is aiming to eliminate more than million in fees paid to the federal government for access to HealthCare.gov.
Maryland recoups $81 million from botched Medicaid system upgrade
A court battle with its technology vendor has ended in a settlement payout to the state's health department.