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    • Evaluating the Impact of Medicaid Managed Care on Preventive Health Care Use by Children and Adolescents 

      Eberly, Todd (The Center for Health Programs Development and Management, 2006-06-24)
      Center staff gave two presentations at the AcademyHealth 2006 Annual Research Meeting in Seattle , Washington . Todd Eberly, Ph.D., senior research analyst, delivered this presentation to the Child Health Services Research ...
    • Evaluating the Impact of Managed Care on Service Use and Disparities in Care Among Children and Adolescents Receiving Medicaid 

      Eberly, Todd (The Hilltop Institute, 2007-02)
      This policy brief, based on research conducted by Dr. Todd Eberly for his dissertation, examines whether a transition from fee-for-service to a managed care Medicaid program improved access to preventive well care services, ...
    • Maryland Medicaid Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Study 

      Powell, Cheryl (The Hilltop Institute, 2008-10-21)
      Cheryl Powell, senior research analyst at The Hilltop Institute, gave a presentation for the Transportation Association of Maryland’s 20th Annual Fall Conference, Reaching, Teaching, and Serving…Our 20 Year Journey, on ...
    • Data Integration in HCBS Program Development 

      Stockwell, Ian (The Hilltop Institute, 2009-09-23)
      Hilltop Senior Research Analyst Ian Stockwell, M.A., gave a presentation entitled Data Integration in HCBS Program Development at the National Association of State Units on Aging 45th annual membership meeting in Denver, ...
    • You Can Run, But You Can’t Hide: Facing the Costs of Long-Term Care 

      Komisar, Harriet L. (The Hilltop Institute, 2009-10-07)
      Hilltop Senior Research Analyst Harriet L. Komisar, Ph.D., gave a presentation at the New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) Center for Gerontology and Geriatrics Second Annual Conference on Aging and Society: “Reforming ...
    • Small Business Participation in the New Mexico State Coverage Insurance Program: Evaluation Results 

      Sommers, Anna S.; Spicer, Laura; Mikow, Asher; Abraham, Jean; Milligan, Charles J., Jr. (The Hilltop Institute, 2010-01)
      This Hilltop Issue Brief disseminates the findings of the first formal evaluation of the New Mexico State Coverage Insurance (SCI) program. The study objective was to identify factors that have influenced employer participation ...
    • Evaluating Small Group Employer Participation in New Mexico’s SCI Program 

      Spicer, Laura; Sommers, Anna; Boddie-Willis, Cynthia; Abraham, Jean; Mikow, Asher; Spaulding-Bynon, Mari (The Hilltop Institute, 2011-06-12)
      At the Academy Health Annual Research Meeting (ARM), Hilltop Policy Analyst Laura Spicer gave a presentation at a session on Addressing Cost and Affordability in Public Programs: Implications for the Affordable Care Act. ...
    • Using Propensity Score Matching Techniques to Establish Treatment/Control Groups to Assess Medicare/Medicaid Service Use 

      Johnson, Karen E.; Tucker, Anthony M.; Huang, Yi (The Hilltop Institute, 2011-06-12)
      At the AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting (ARM), Hilltop Senior Policy Analyst Karen E. Johnson, MS, gave this poster presentation, which was also authored by Hilltop Director of Special Research and Development Anthony ...
    • Pathways to Medicare‐Medicaid Eligibility: A Literature Review 

      Woodcock, C.; Cannon-Jones, S.; Tripp, A.; Holt, B. (The Hilltop Institute, 2011-07-18)
      The Hilltop Institute conducted a literature review on pathways to Medicare-Medicaid eligibility at the request of the Medicare-Medicaid Coordination Office (MMCO) within the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services ...
    • Imminent Medicaid Enrollment Lapses after Inpatient Mental Health Treatment in Young Adults 

      Abrams, Michael; Davis, Maryann; Wissow, Lawrence; Slade, Eric (The Hilltop Institute, 2011-07-27)
      Three Hilltop staff presented at the AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting on June 23, 2013, in Baltimore, Maryland. Abrams also presented a poster, Imminent Medicaid Enrollment Lapses after Inpatient Mental Health Treatment ...
    • Driving HCBS Innovation through Data and Metrics 

      Hull, Stephanie; Stockwell, Ian; Nawara, Lorraine (The Hilltop Institute, 2011-09-11)
      Senior Policy Analyst Ian Stockwell, MA, in conjunction with staff from the Maryland Department of Aging and the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, presented at the 27th National Home and Community-Based ...
    • Health Benefit Plan Contracting: A Background Paper Presentation 

      Somerville, Martha H. (The Hilltop Institute, 2011-09-19)
      The Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires states to either establish and operate a Health Insurance Exchange by 2014 or participate in the federal Exchange. On April 12, 2011, Governor O’Malley signed the Maryland Health ...
    • Hospital Community Benefits after the ACA: Partnerships for Community Health Improvement 

      Somerville, Martha H.; Mueller, Carl H.; Boddie‐Willis, Cynthia L.; Folkemer, Donna C.; Grossman, Elyse R. (The Hilltop Institute, 2012-02)
      This is the third issue brief in a series released by Hilltop’s Hospital Community Benefit Program. It discusses a variety of options for collaboration in assessment, planning, priority setting, and implementation of health ...
    • Subgroups of Medicaid Clients with Substance Use Disorders 

      Abrams, Michael T.; Kim, Seung Ouk; Miller, Jayne M. (The Hilltop Institute, 2012-02-24)
      Hilltop Senior Research Analyst Michael Abrams, MPH, presented the findings of a study to elucidate coordination of care targets within Maryland’s Medicaid population of persons with substance use disorders. The presentation ...
    • Overview of Supports Waivers 

      Folkemer, Donna; Tripp, Aaron (The Hilltop Institute, 2012-04-25)
      In FY 2012, Hilltop assisted DHMH in its efforts to learn more about the recipients of services from the Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA). Hilltop Policy Analyst Aaron Tripp, MSW, and Long-Term Services and ...
    • Coordination of Care for Persons with Substance Use Disorders under the Affordable Care Act: Opportunities and Challenges   

      Abrams, Michael T. (The Hilltop Institute, 2012-08-30)
      Hilltop Senior Research Analyst Michael T. Abrams, MPH, explores the opportunities and challenges pertaining to the enhanced integration/coordination of substance use disorder (SUD) treatments into the publicly financed ...
    • Lessons from the Implementation of the Maryland Kids First Act 

      Spicer, Laura; Idala, David; John, Jamie; Roddy, Tricia (The Hilltop Institute, 2012-10)
      This issue brief highlights key findings from Hilltop’s study that evaluated the Kids First outreach initiative. The overarching goal of the study was to evaluate the implementation of Kids First and how well the state ...
    • Continuity of Care Analysis 

      Spicer, Laura (The Hilltop Institute, 2012-10-15)
      Senior Policy Analyst Laura A. Spicer, MA, gave this presentation at a Continuity of Care Advisory Committee Meeting. The Committee was appointed by the Board of Trustees in June of 2012 to begin addressing the transition ...
    • Impact of Medicaid Expansion on a State’s Economy: The Hilltop Health Care Reform Simulation Model 

      Fakhraei, Hamid (The Hilltop Institute, 2012-10-17)
      Hilltop Senior Policy Analyst Laura Spicer, MA, gave a presentation at the National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP) 25th Annual State Health Policy Conference held October 15-17, 2012, in Baltimore. In the presentation, ...
    • Medicare-Medicaid Enrollees: An Examination of New Maryland Enrollees and Pathways to Coverage 

      Folkemer, Donna (The Hilltop Institute, 2012-11-14)
      Hilltop made several presentations at the 65th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America that took place November 14-18, 2012, in San Diego. On November 14, Hilltop presented a symposium session ...