Publications

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06/25/2018

Evaluation of the Maryland Health Home Program for Medicaid Enrollees with Severe Mental Illnesses or Opioid Substance Use Disorder and Risk of Additional Chronic Conditions

Hilltop staff presented at the 2018 AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting (ARM) in Seattle in June. Senior Policy Analyst Shamis Mohamoud, MA, gave this podium presentation, which provided an overview of Hilltop’s evaluation of the Maryland Health Home Program.

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06/25/2018

Community First Choice Implementation in Maryland, 2014-2016

Hilltop staff presented at the 2018 AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting (ARM) in Seattle in June. Policy Analyst MaryAnn Mood, MA, presented this poster about Hilltop’s study regarding the gradual implementation of Community First Choice (CFC) in Maryland. CFC is an optional Medicaid state plan program authorized by the Affordable Care Act (ACA) that enables states to provide home and community-based services (HCBS) to Medicaid-eligible individuals through their state plan and receive a 6 percent increase in their federal match.

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03/22/2018

Medicaid Treatment and Service Fees for Substance Use Disorder: CY 2012 to 2016. A Chart Book. Abridged.

The Heroin and Opioid Emergency Task Force, established by Maryland Governor Larry Hogan, recommends that the Maryland Department of Health review Maryland Medicaid rates for SUD services every three years. This chart book reviews substance use disorder (SUD) services provided by the Maryland Medicaid program and compares the rates with those of Delaware, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, and Washington, DC. It further reviews programs in Colorado and Arizona.

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