Health policy experts from UMass Medical School have authored an issue brief on the renewal of the federal Section 1115 demonstration waiver for MassHealth, the Massachusetts Medicaid program. It was published by the Massachusetts Medicaid Policy Institute of the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation.
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The Center for Health Law and Economics at UMass Medical School is a sought-after partner among public agencies and foundations striving for health care system improvement and health policy analysis.
Our purpose -- to enrich and develop reform ideas and policies that enhance the coverage, quality, and affordability of care for vulnerable populations -- drives our work:
We help health policy leaders transform ideas into reality. We craft inventive and sustainable solutions to systemic challenges. We are committed to creating a health care system that works for everyone.
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Interdisciplinary Approach - We integrate our expertise in health law, policy and economics to provide our public and private clients robust solutions, recommendations and program development services needed for a complex healthcare environment.
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January 15, 2015
Michael Grenier, a Sr. Associate for the Center for Health Law and Economics was a contributing author to the industry overview and chartbook for the Center for Health Information and Analysis (CHIA) which produced a comprehensive look at the Massachusetts' Hospital System in its Massachusetts Hospital Profiles publication.