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Impact of recent federal policy changes on open enrollment

The fifth open enrollment period (OEP 5) kicked off on November 1, 2017, with a shortened enrollment window compared to previous years. With only until December 15th to make eligibility and enrollment changes, states have been urging consumers to make selections early and seek assistance from applic...

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CMS releases several major policy changes and expanded roles for states in its Proposed NBPP for 2019

At the end of October, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released its annual Proposed Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters (NBPP) for 2019 (along with accompanying guidance... At the end of October, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released its annual P...

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Public Consulting Group Selected for UK Government Framework for Management Consulting

The RM3745 Framework provides central government and public sector customers with a compliant route to market for acquiring consultancy advice and audit services directly from select providers, including PCG, through 2021. Boston, MA [November 27, 2017 – Public Consulting Group (PCG) today announced...

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CHIP funding crisis remains unresolved

Congressional authorization of Federal funds for CHIP expired on September 30, 2017. Nine million children depend on this program. States are now operating CHIP on carryover and redistribution payments from prior years. Congressional authorization of Federal funds for CHIP expired on September 30, 2...

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American Hospital Association files lawsuit against the Department of Health and Human Services

On November 13, 2017, the American Hospital Association (AHS) and associated entities filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia challenging certain provisions of a final rule issued on November 1, 2017... On November 13, 2017, the American Hospital Association (AHS) and...

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CMS releases more Marketplace guidance

Weeks after releasing proposed Marketplace regulations, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released its annual Draft Letter to Issuers in the Federally-facilitated Exchanges (Letter) for the 2019 plan year on November 27th. As is typical, the draft Letter provides operational and...

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Tallahassee team supports Elder Care Services

Earlier this week, the Tallahassee office celebrated the upcoming holidays and our first PCG Cares event with a morning of service followed by a team lunch. The team, which included PCGers from Human Services and Education, volunteered with Elder Care Services of Tallahassee delivering meals to over...

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PCG wins first independent contract for newly-formed EA business line

PCG's technology consulting division was recently awarded a new contract to provide Strategic Planning and Enterprise Architecture (EA) support services to the California Department of Health Care Services, Office of Systems Integration (OSI). PCG will assist the State’s efforts to implement the Cal...

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Public Consulting Group Expands Digital Learning Solutions Offerings

BOSTON , Feb. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Public Consulting Group (PCG) today announced the expansion of its Digital Learning Solutions offerings through the application of content and resources developed by Knowledge Delivery Systems (KDS). KDS was a leading provider of a large catalog of more than 80 ...

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CHIP funding becomes critical issue for many states

States continue to face uncertainty as of December 15, 2017 about Federal funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Congressional authorization of new Federal funds for CHIP expired on September 30, 2017. States continue to face uncertainty as of December 15, 2017 about Federal fun...

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