Mathematica's evaluation of Medicaid Section 1115 waiver demonstrations, approximately 40 in number, seeks to assess the implementation and outcomes of four different types of innovations and help CMCS shift toward data-driven decision making for future waiver approvals.
Related Projects for Carol Irvin
New Approaches for Medicaid: The 1115 Demonstration EvaluationJun 15, 2018
Research and Evaluation of the Money Follows the Person (MFP) Demonstration GrantsNov 18, 2015
The Money Follows the Person Demonstration is a federal initiative to help states reduce their reliance on institutional care for people needing long-term care, and expand options for elderly people and individuals with disabilities to receive care in the community.
Employment Policy and Measurement Rehabilitation Research and Training CenterOct 16, 2014
Mathematica partnered with the University of New Hampshire’s Employment Policy and Measurement Research and Rehabilitation Training Center (RRTC) on a five-year grant from the U.S. Department of Education, National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research to study and measure the impact of...
Using Data to Inform Medicaid Behavioral Health Policies and ServicesOct 08, 2014
Mathematica conducted research, surveys, data collection, and analysis to offer insights and information about current trends in Medicaid-funded behavioral health services. We conducted a survey of Medicaid officials on state administration of mental health services and compared multiple national data...
Demonstration to Maintain Independence and Employment (DMIE)Oct 07, 2014
The Demonstration to Maintain Independence and Employment, authorized under the Ticket to Work and Work Incentives Improvement Act of 1999, awards funds to states to develop, implement, and evaluate interventions for workers with potentially disabling health conditions.
Medicaid Section 1115 MidPoint EvaluationJul 29, 2014
Section 1115 waivers give states flexibility to test new approaches to managing and delivering care to Medicaid and CHIP populations. In 2012, Oregon launched a demonstration waiver program that redesigns the state’s Medicaid delivery and payment system. Our study involves formative and summative evaluations...