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Psychological Treatment Reduces Headache Frequency, Study Finds – AJMC.com Managed Markets Network

A group of researchers systematically reviewed previously published literature about psychological treatment in primary headache and its effectiveness. The results were published in The Journal of Headache and Pain. Chronic headache, defined as headaches occurring more than 180 days per year, has been reported by the Eurolight Project to have a 1-year prevalence rate of… Read More »

Managed Medicaid plans treat chronic conditions on par with other commercial coverage, AHIP report finds

Brief Published Nov. 14, 2018 Dive Brief: People with chronic conditions or mental health issues enrolled in Medicaid managed care plans have better clinical experiences than people without health insurance and in some cases better than those with other commercial health plans, according to a new report from America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP). Researchers found… Read More »

CMS proposes changes to streamline managed Medicaid

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has proposed  regulatory revisions to Medicaid managed care to streamline the program, relieve regulatory burden, support state flexibility and promote transparency, flexibility, and innovation. The proposed changes address stakeholder concerns from a 2016 final rule. CMS is accepting comment for 60 days. One issue the agency is not… Read More »