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February 24th PTTF Meeting Cancelled
The Practice Transformation Task Force meeting scheduled for February 24, 2015 has been cancelled. The Task Force will next meet on Tuesday, March 17th at the Connecticut State Medical Society.
SIM Model Test Grant Awarded
The State of Connecticut was one of 11 states selected to receive State Innovation Model Test Grant Awards. Connecticut will receive up to $45 million to implement a number of initiatives designed to improve population health, strengthen primary care, promote value-based payment and insurance design, and obtain multi-payer alignment on quality, health equity, and care experience measures. Click here to read the news release from Governor Malloy and Lt. Governor Wyman. You can view award materials here.
Hear what Steering Committee member and Connecticut Health Foundation President Patricia Baker has to saw about what this award will mean for the State of Connecticut:
SIM Practice Transformation RFP
Today the Program Management Office released an RFP seeking practice transformation services to support the implementation of our Advanced Medical Home Pilot initiative. The PMO intends to implement this consultation contract by January 2015 for a contract period ending June 30, 2016. You can review the RFP here. The timeframe for responding is short, with an end date of 12/10/2014.
SIM Model Test Application Submitted
The Program Management Office submitted an application to the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation for a State Innovation Model Test Grant in the amount of $64 million on July 19, 2014. Please click here to view the final submission.