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The Medicaid Institute™ at United Hospital Fund provides wide-ranging and objective information about the Medicaid program of New York State through special reports, statistical publications, and working papers.

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2014

Mandatory Managed Long-Term Care in New York's Medicaid Program: Key Eligibility and Enrollment Issues      

Published: 2014

This issue brief provides an overview of New York State’s mandatory Medicaid managed long-term care enrollment policy, which the State began implementing in 2012. It examines the growth in enrollment from 2010 to 2013, as well as growth by region and product line; and discusses key operational issues related to the major changes in eligibility and enrollment processes triggered by shifting high-need Medicaid beneficiaries from fee-for-service into managed care.

Home- and Community-Based Long-Term Care in New York's Medicaid Program: New Data on Service Use and Spending      

Published: 2014

This data brief documents the shift of Medicaid home- and community-based services from fee-for service into managed care between 2010 and 2013. It presents regional differences in services and spending, and evaluates the growth in Medicaid managed long-term care and the corresponding decline in fee-for-service home- and community-based services, particularly in personal care use, reflecting an explicit policy goal of New York.

2013

New York's Nursing Homes: Shifting Roles and New Challenges      

Published: 2013

This report from the Medicaid Institute at United Hospital Fund examines nursing home trends in New York.

Presentations from "Medicaid in New York: Strengthening Care Management and Coverage"      

Published: 2013

These presentations were delivered at the conference "Medicaid in New York: Strengthening Care Management and Coverage," held July 10, 2013.

Medicaid Managed Care for Children in Foster Care      

Published: 2013

This Medicaid Institute reports examines the different models through which New York State could implement care management for a group of high-need Medicaid beneficiaries: children in foster care.

Implementing Medicaid Health Homes in New York: Early Experience      

Published: 2013

This Medicaid Institute report describes the initial stages of implementing New York State’s health home initiative, a care management and coordination vehicle for Medicaid enrollees with chronic conditions.

2012

Integrating and Improving Care for Dual Medicare-Medicaid Enrollees: New York’s Proposed Fully Integrated Duals Advantage (FIDA) Program      

Published: 2012

This report from the Medicaid Institute at United Hospital Fund focuses on a proposed New York State program to better manage care of  beneficiaries who are enrolled in both Medicare and Medicaid, commonly referred to as “duals.”

Presentations from "Advancing Medicaid Reform"      

Published: 2012

These presentations were delivered at the conference "Advancing Medicaid Reform," held July 18, 2012.

Financing Long-Term Care: New York's Limited Options and Medicaid's Vast Challenge      

Published: 2012

An examination of how long-term care is financed nationally and in New York, with an analysis of the state’s private long-term care insurance market, opportunities presented by alternative financial products, and the pivotal role of default payer played by Medicaid.

Implementing Long-Term Care Reform in New York's Medicaid Program      

Published: 2012

One of two jointly released Medicaid Institute reports examining implementation of Medicaid policy changes in New York, this report explains and considers potential strategies and options for improving the management of long-term care services for elderly and disabled Medicaid beneficiaries, and addresses the issues of balancing residential and community-based long-term care, refining reimbursement for long-term care services, and providing effective care management.

Implementing Behavioral Health Care Reform in New York's Medicaid Program      

Published: 2012

One of two jointly released Medicaid Institute reports examining implementation of Medicaid policy changes in New York, this report explains the roles and responsibilities of newly authorized regional behavioral health organizations; discusses the long-term challenges of integrating behavioral and physical health care delivery; and considers how the State might measure effectiveness of care.

2011

Measuring Quality for Complex Medicaid Beneficiaries in New York      

Published: 2011

This Medicaid Institute report points to the importance of quality measurement for Medicaid beneficiaries with complex needs — specifically those with multiple chronic conditions, behavioral health conditions, and long-term care needs — as a means of improving care but also as a tool to advance the state’s strategies of reimbursement reform and service delivery redesign for vulnerable and high-cost populations.

Emergency Department Use in Brooklyn by Neighborhood      

Published: 2011

This United Hospital Fund presentation to members of New York State's Medicaid Redesign Team on September 21, 2011, examines emergency department use in 11 distinct Brooklyn communities.

Health Insurance Coverage in New York, 2009      

Published: 2011

This edition of the annual chartbook quantifies differences in insurance coverage and uninsurance around New York State and within New York City. Data are broken down into 14 separate regions across the state, including the five boroughs of New York City. Within the city itself, estimates are provided for 55 separate neighborhoods.

Medicaid Prescription Drugs: Purchasing and Management      

Published: 2011

This report explores the technical and policy decisions states can make when purchasing and managing prescription drugs in today’s Medicaid environment. It identifies best practices from around the nation and examines New York’s Medicaid prescription drug program in particular. The report also lays out how federal health reform affects the Medicaid drug benefit.

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