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Don’t Automate Everything for Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (At Least Not Yet)

March 13, 2019 | Healthcare and Benefits

Taking a step-by-step approach to process modernization will help VR&E agencies support veterans without getting overwhelmed. Here are MicroPact’s recommendations for how to get started.    Read More

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Lynn Born

President’s Day and the Problem of Data Disconnect

February 15, 2019 | Healthcare and BenefitsJustice and Law EnforcementData and Analytics

If you’re using the wrong data, you might make a mistake—like calling the federal holiday in February “President’s Day.” Read More

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Lisa Sigler

MicroPact Powers Illinois Opioid Alternative Pilot Program

Illinois extends the use of entellitrak in support of medical cannabis programs to address opioid abuse.

February 12, 2019 | Healthcare and BenefitsRegulatoryCompany News

MicroPact has implemented the entellitrak-based Illinois Cannabis Tracking System for the Illinois Department of Public Health Office of Health Promotion. The system supports a new program that provides access to medical cannabis as an alternative to opioids for pain control.  Read More

MicroPact Participating in Landmark Opioid Alternative Project

January 16, 2019 | Healthcare and Benefits

Illinois is rolling out a new program to combat the opioid crisis by providing medical cannabis as an alternative for pain control. How is MicroPact supporting this innovative approach? Read More

How Can Technology Help Solve the Opioid Crisis?

January 4, 2019 | Healthcare and Benefits

MicroPact and AWS explore multi-factored approaches to the opioid crisis in a new blog post published on GovLoop.com. Read More

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Stephanie Kuhnel

Effective Delivery of Child and Family Services Requires an Integrated, Holistic View

September 12, 2018 | Healthcare and Benefits

A single family might need services from a variety of agencies. To get the best outcomes, it takes a two-generation approach that uses technology to see the big picture—without leaving anybody behind. Read More

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Stephanie Kuhnel

The 3 Best Things About MESC

Highlights from the Medicaid Enterprise Systems Conference

August 28, 2018 | Healthcare and Benefits

The MicroPact Health, Human Services, and Benefits  team enjoyed the entire MESC experience, but after some reflection, they wanted to share their favorite aspects of the event. Read More

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Stephanie Kuhnel

Wisconsin DHS Deploys entellitrak to Support Medicaid Self-directed Benefits Program

Low-code COTS Solution Promotes Program Integrity and Data Sharing for Innovative $500M Waiver Program

August 9, 2018 | Healthcare and BenefitsCompany News

The $500M IRIS Medicaid waiver program lets participants manage their Long-Term Care benefits directly, resulting in both better outcomes for participants and annual savings for the state of Wisconsin. Read More

10 Simple Tips for Evaluating Medicaid Modular Solution Vendors

August 8, 2018 | Healthcare and Benefits

How do agencies know who to trust to provide modular solutions for Medicaid Modernization projects? Stephanie Kuhnel, VP of MicroPact’s Health, Human Services, and Benefits Portfolio, provides 10 criteria for evaluating vendors.  Read More

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Stephanie Kuhnel

Filling the Gaps in Medicaid Modularity

Don’t Let HCBS Waiver and Self-Directed Benefits Programs Fall Through the Cracks

March 28, 2018 | Healthcare and Benefits

As states advance from module definition to procurement to implementation, it’s becoming clear that niche programs with special eligibility and service requirements are often outliers on the MES roadmap. MicroPact is ideally suited to fill these gaps. Read More

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Stephanie Kuhnel