The state of oversight and program integrity in managed care
The effective oversight of a state's managed care partners is imperative for a resilient, cost-effective, and high-integrity Medicaid program. This issue brief discusses three key components of managed care oversight and program integrity.
Government Institute Thu, 03 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Presidential Executive Order 13800: Perspectives on implementation challenges and leading practices
This white paper offers perspectives on implementing Executive Order 13800 Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure.
Government Institute Wed, 23 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Are Intelligent Automation and Blockchain Poised to Disrupt HHS?
This research report profiles where departments stand in their exploration of these technologies, practical use cases within HHS programs, and possible benefits and barriers government organizations may encounter during pilots and implementations.
Government Institute Tue, 24 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Key considerations for hurricane and disaster recovery
This issue brief offers five questions for consideration as state and local government officials proceed with the recovery process.
Government Institute Thu, 12 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Internal controls: Leading Practices for State and Local Government Organizations
This white paper provides insight into GAO's Standards for Internal Control in the Federal Government, also known as the Green Book.
Government Institute Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Overwhelmed by data? Using and Protecting the “Right” Data
This article, reproduced with the permission of the Association of Government Accountants, addresses the importance of adopting effective and efficient data governance practices, addressing the reliability of protected data, and ensuring the proper balance of resources used to maintain and...
Government Institute Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Protecting Data Assets in a Perilous Cyber World
This article, reproduced with the permission of the Association of Government Accountants, highlights the data protection challenge, updates to OMB Circular A-130, requirements of the Executive Order 13800, and critical elements of a data-protection strategy.
Government Institute Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Rise of the humans 2: Practical advice for shaping a workforce of bots and their bosses
It is important to understand the potential impacts that intelligent automation will have on the shape, size, and functions of organizations. To provide guidance, KPMG International explores workforce shaping and shares observations and experiences when working with clients on this challenge.
Government Institute Tue, 31 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT
A breakdown of new policy guidance for states: Work/community engagement requirements for Medicaid
This issue brief summarizes and puts into context the work/community engagement guidance provided by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services in the Guidance Letter and briefly outlines key work/community engagement features of Kentucky’s approved demonstration program.
Government Institute Thu, 25 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Letting intelligent automation take flight
A well-designed risk and governance function helps ensure intelligent automation programs avoids a turbulent flight or a crash landing—that risks associated with the digital transformation are effectively identified, evaluated, and mitigated (or in some cases, accepted).
Government Institute Tue, 09 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT
The opioid epidemic: A framework for action
This issue brief provides an overview of the crisis, four action areas of the solution framework, and considerations for state and local agencies as they seek to address the epidemic.
Government Institute Mon, 06 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The opioid epidemic: Data-driven case studies
Despite the struggle to effectively combat the opioid epidemic, a number of efforts have yielded initial positive results and have uncovered promising strategies to attack the multifaceted epidemic through data-driven solutions. This issue brief explores strategies deployed in Rhode Island,...
Government Institute Thu, 16 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Perspectives on the Trump Administration's infrastructure plan
This article provides highlights of the infrastructure proposal and discusses next steps for states.
Government Institute Mon, 26 Feb 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Investing in social services as a core strategy for healthcare organizations: Developing the business case
This research-based guide, developed in conjunction with The Commonwealth Fund, explores the current landscape of investments targeting social determinants of health as well as approaches to accelerate the uptake of these investments into healthcare business operations.
Government Institute Mon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMT
The opioid epidemic: Spotlighting international efforts to address the crisis
While the U.S. may be one of the hardest hit countries in terms of opioid addiction numbers, it is not the only country struggling to control an opioid epidemic. This issue brief focuses on the strategies deployed in other countries, and where available, a reflection of the results achieved to date
Government Institute Tue, 23 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT