The Affordable Care Act—Financial Managers, Are You Part of the Program Integrity Playbook?
This KPMG Government Institute Issue Brief discusses how financial managers at all levels of government have a huge opportunity to bring their knowledge, skills, and abilities to bear in helping program managers implement the Affordable Care Act’s program-integrity provisions.
Government Institute Mon, 10 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Infrastructure 100: World Markets Report
Faced with budget constraints, governments are challenged to find new ways to repair and replace aging roads, bridges, and other public structures. This KPMG research paper highlights 100 noteworthy infrastructure projects from around the world that address excellence through scale,...
Government Institute Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Extension to OMB Circular A-87 Cost Allocation Exception Deadline Provides States with More Opportunities to Enhance HHS Eligibility Systems
This KPMG Government Institute Issue Brief discusses key considerations for states to take advantage of the permanent enhanced funding provided for modernizing Medicaid eligibility and enrollment systems and the three-year extension granted by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)...
Government Institute Tue, 09 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT
High-Performing State Medicaid Integrity Programs: Putting it all Together in the "Final Mile"
This KPMG Government Institute white paper identifies the key challenges and leading practices used by states in addressing the risk of improper payments in Medicaid and provides perspectives on the leading practices in Medicaid integrity programs.
Government Institute Tue, 04 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Jeff Steinhoff on the Federal Government's Progress in Reducing Improper Payments
Insight on a recently released Government Accountability Office report that details cabinet level agencies’ progress in reducing waste and areas of focus for agencies moving forward.
Government Institute Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Business Transformation and the Regulatory Environment
The current dynamic regulatory environment is serving as a significant trigger for many U.S.-based multinational companies to embark on business transformations. For example, the Affordable Care Act and other regulations are causing an overhaul in how healthcare is delivered, how it is paid,...
Government Institute Wed, 07 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT
Developing an Adaptable and Sustainable All Payer Database
This KPMG Government Institute white paper discusses the use of an All Payer Database, or APD, as a tool states can use to support healthcare cost savings and quality outcomes and provides our perspectives on next steps for states to consider in moving to an APD solution.
Government Institute Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT
Data Sharing Standards Poised to Change Child Support Enforcement
This KPMG Government Institute issue brief summarizes the affect new legal requirements for data sharing are expected to have on state child support enforcement programs.
Government Institute Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT
John Teeter on the proposed Federal Health IT Strategy Plan
In this Federal News Radio interview, John Teeter, managing director in KPMG’s Federal Advisory Global Center of Excellence for Health, discusses a proposed update to the Federal Health IT strategy guide, which lays out plans for the adoption of IT within the healthcare community, particularly...
Government Institute Mon, 12 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT
Are You Prepared to Meet the Challenges of the DATA Act and Open the Door Wider on Government Spending?
The Digital Accountability and Transparency Act of 2014 (DATA Act) has raised the bar for government financial managers to provide more “open government” reporting, accountability and transparency. In this Journal of Government Financial Management article, KPMG’s Jeff Steinhoff, Andrew Lewis...
Government Institute Mon, 02 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT
Could the Pentagon Take a Cue from Britain on Public-Private Partnerships?
Some of the most interesting examples of public-private partnership in the United Kingdom have involved the defense sector. In this Government Executive article, KPMG Managing Director Nicholas Greenwood looks at how the U.S. Defense Department might also benefit from P3s.
Government Institute Fri, 13 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT
Bill Phillips on Business Transformation at the Defense Department
In this Federal News Radio interview, Bill Phillips, partner in charge of KPMG’s Federal Advisory practice, discusses recommendations made to Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter about improving the Pentagon’s business operations. Phillips was chairman of the Defense Business Board, the task...
Government Institute Wed, 18 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT
Migrating from the Federally Facilitated to a State-Based Marketplace: Using structured processes to guide an efficient and successful conversion
This white paper discusses how states can move from the Federally Facilitated Marketplace to a State-Based Marketplace to comply with the Affordable Care Act and the opportunities for federal funds to modernize existing state-level health and human services legacy systems.
Government Institute Tue, 17 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT
The DATA Act – A Path to Greater Accountability and Transparency for Federal Spending
This article, first published by the National Grants Management Association, discusses the requirements of the DATA Act, what it means for the grant community, the implementation timeline, and how the grant community can prepare for this landmark legislation.
Government Institute Mon, 23 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT
The Untapped Value of Transportation Assets
Transportation agencies are struggling to maintain the quality of their roads, airports, land, bridges, buses, trains, and other assets. In this Governing article, KPMG Principal Scott Rawlins details how agencies can derive revenue from their infrastructure assets
Government Institute Mon, 23 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT