Oklahoma

State Medicaid agencies, which fund half of all births in the United States, are increasingly looking for ways to improve birth outcomes and maternal health while reducing costs by improving medical care and avoiding medically unnecessary cesarean sections. Two case studies from Wisconsin and Oklahoma show how these states successfully improved health care access and quality by […]

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  • Publications
    Report Highlights Medicaid Funding of Home Visiting Services for Women, Children, and Families

    Report Highlights Medicaid Funding of Home Visiting Services for Women, Children, and Families

    Home visiting programs have a long track record of improving health and life outcomes of children and families, such as increasing school readiness and reducing hospitalizations, while generating long-term savings. States use home visiting to target interventions for some of their most vulnerable populations and utilize multiple private and public funding streams, including Medicaid, to […]

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  • Reaching the Summit: Trekking Towards Value-Based Payment

    Wednesday, October 25th 9:15AM-10:45AM Today, many states have had significant experience developing value-based payment models for various provider types and patient populations, but is value-based purchasing making an impact on the Triple Aim of higher health care quality, lower costs, and improved patient experiences? Many states have prioritized value-based purchasing in an effort to drive […]

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    June 6, 2017 | Filed under: 2017 Conference, Colorado, Oklahoma, Payment Reform, Tennessee

  • State Health Policy Blog

    Addressing Inequities through Innovations in Oral Health Policy

    States have made great strides in improving children’s oral health, this includes a greater number accessing the dentist and a decline in untreated caries—tooth decay. Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Programs (CHIP), which insure our nation’s most vulnerable populations, have played an important role by covering dental benefits for children. Some Medicaid agencies opted […]

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  • The State of State Health Policy: Governors’ 2016 State of the State Addresses

    State of State speeches provide governors with an opportunity to highlight recent policy successes as well as outline key plans and issue areas of focus for the coming year. These speeches are generally strong indicators of governors’ main priorities and sometimes also include specific proposal suggestions and funding recommendations for deliberation by legislatures. Currently, 31 […]

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  • Oklahoma – EPSDT

    In Oklahoma : As of July 1, 2011, there were 684,387 individuals enrolled in the state’s Medicaid program, SoonerCare; 591,850 of these individuals were enrolled in a prepaid ambulatory health plan (PAHP) that provides transportation benefits. 439,228 Medicaid enrollees receive physical, behavioral, and dental services through the state’s primary care case management (PCCM) program, known […]

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    February 25, 2015 | Filed under: Oklahoma

  • Oklahoma

    Under construction–NASHP is continuing to populate this resource so please check back!   If you have any resources about the Medicaid benefit for children and adolescents in your state that you would like to share, please email kmooney@nashp-main-staging.rcvmnfm3-liquidwebsites.com.

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    November 5, 2013 | Filed under: Oklahoma

  • Oklahoma – Medical Homes

    SoonerCare Choice The Oklahoma Health Care Authority (OHCA) provides medical homes to most Medicaid enrollees through SoonerCare Choice, a primary care case management (PCCM) program. In January 2009, using recommendations from the provider community, the program underwent extensive revisions and identified the following goals: Enhance patient choice and participation in health decisions; Assure all members receive […]

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    October 1, 2013 | Filed under: Oklahoma

  • Publications

    Measuring and Improving Care Coordination: Lessons from ABCD III

    As states and providers move away from siloed health care systems and toward integrated systems of care, care coordination has become a key area of focus. Through the Assuring Better Child Health and Development (ABCD) III initiative, Arkansas, Illinois, Minnesota, Oklahoma and Oregon piloted and evaluated strategies to improve care coordination among primary care providers […]

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  • Oklahoma 2014 CHIP Fact Sheet

    2014 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Oklahoma 2012 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Oklahoma 2010 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Oklahoma 2008 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Oklahoma Additional States’ CHIP Fact Sheets… Adobe Acrobat .PDF printable versions of the Oklahoma NASHP CHIP Fact Sheets Key Highlights: Program Type: Oklahoma operates a combination CHIP program, […]

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    December 6, 2012 | Filed under: Oklahoma