The changing face of Medicaid certification
This issue brief provides an overview of how CMS intends to partner with states throughout their Medicaid Management Information System (MMIS) procurement and development processes in order to meet the updated MMIS certification criteria.
Government Institute Thu, 10 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT
Might a 2016 proposal become 2017’s healthcare reform framework?
This issue brief summarizes the components of Speaker Paul Ryan's plan, "A Better Way: Our Vision for a Confident America", analyzes the potential impact to states and the federal government, and provides recommended steps that governments can start taking now to prepare for the changes...
Government Institute Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT
Profiles of the new administration: Seema Verma and state Medicaid expansion demonstration waivers
This research brief from the KPMG Government Health and Social Services Presidential Transition Task Force profiles Seema Verma, nominee for Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, and provides a summary of the Medicaid waiver proposals in which she has been involved.
Government Institute Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT
What is, and is not, possible with repeal of the Affordable Care Act?
This issue brief summarizes five key questions that are top of mind for government officials as they consider what is, and is not, possible relative to repeal or replacement of the ACA.
Government Institute Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT
Enhancing client and case management in health and human services
The second paper in KPMG's health and human services integrated services delivery series focuses on integrated client and case management, highlighting the opportunities that states have to implement foundational business processes and technology enablers that achieve administrative...
Government Institute Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Funding healthcare transformation
As momentum builds for healthcare system reform nationwide, this issue brief discusses states' critical first step of planning a financing strategy for Medicaid transformation waivers.
Government Institute Fri, 06 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The path to value: Early lessons learned
This issue brief discusses leading healthcare transformation practices and early lessons learned for how states can embark on their payment reform journeys in collaboration with major stakeholders.
Government Institute Fri, 06 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Using Public-Private Partnerships to Reduce Costs and Enhance Services
This article, reproduced with the permission of the Association of Government Accountants, discusses what government financial managers should know about the concepts and leading practices of public-private partnerships.
Government Institute Mon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT
On the 2017 Not-for-Profit Audit Committee Agenda
This publication highlights four areas that not-for-profit organization's audit committees should consider as they carry out their 2017 agendas.
Government Institute Fri, 31 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Navigating infrastructure opportunities under the new administration
In his inauguration speech, President Trump voiced a firm commitment to improving infrastructure. Although it is too early in the new administration’s tenure to know exactly how infrastructure policy will pan out, this article looks towards the future.
Government Institute Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT
President Trump’s Executive Order on the Affordable Care Act: What it means for government entities
This issue brief provides a short overview of Executive Order 13765, signed by President Trump during his first day in office, to “minimize the economic burden” of the ACA pending its repeal. Also, this brief provides actions for federal and state agencies to consider over the next few months.
Government Institute Mon, 06 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT
On the 2017 Higher Education Audit Committee Agenda
This publication highlights four areas that higher education audit committees should consider as they carry out their 2017 agendas.
Government Institute Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Funding transportation infrastructure investment
This economic modeling research paper uses KPMG’s computable general equilibrium model to analyze the potential impact on the U.S. economy of a hypothetical infrastructure investment program funded by an increase in the federal fuel excise tax rate.
Government Institute Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Proposed rule on the health insurance marketplace stabilization: What it means for government entities
On February 15, 2017, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services issued a proposed rule that aims to stabilize the health insurance marketplace for 2018. This issue brief provides an overview of the proposed rule and the potential implications for federal and state entities.
Government Institute Thu, 02 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The Importance of Governance with Incremental Modernization
This article, originally appearing in the February 2017 edition of APHSA's Policy & Practice magazine, describes five critical elements for governing incremental modernization projects in government health and human services.
Government Institute Tue, 14 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT