The National Council on Independent Living (NCIL) advances independent living and the rights of people with disabilities. NCIL envisions a world in which people with disabilities are valued equally and participate fully. This week, the NCIL provided updates on the House of Representatives Continuing Resolution, the COVID-19 Relief Bill, and the SCOTUS. Continuing Resolution As we sent out on September 24, the House passed a Continuing Resolution (CR) to extend… Read More »NCIL Update: Continuing Resolution, House COVID-19 Package
XtraGlobex Welcomes Erin Butrico Philadelphia Firm Expands to Meet Demand Across Pennsylvania and Ohio FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Philadelphia, PA, October 5, 2020) XtraGlobex, Inc. today announced the appointment of Erin Butrico as Consulting Associate, to continue to build internal capacity and to respond to the growth in Managed Long Term Services and Supports (MLTSS), Managed Care Readiness in the Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (I/DD) and Behavioral Health market needs. She… Read More »XtraGlobex Welcomes Erin Butrico
The Exclusive Three-Part Series Demonstrates How Practices Set The Pace for Value Based Payments FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Philadelphia, PA, September 24, 2020) XtraGlobex, Inc. has completed a webinar series on Value Based Payments After COVID-19, created for Pennsylvania Behavioral Health and I/DD Providers and provided exclusively to members of The Providers Alliance and MAX Association. The three-part series provides insights into how the response to the public health emergency has… Read More »XtraGlobex Provides Analysis of Value Based Payments Projections After COVID-19
Lockdowns at Nursing Homes and Long-term Care Communities May Lessen COVID-19 Risk, but Patients Suffer in Other Ways
Lockdowns at Nursing Homes and Long-term Care Communities May Lessen COVID-19 Risk, but Patients Suffer in Other Ways The elderly population has been overwhelmingly affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic with those 75 years of age and older accounting for almost 60% of total COVID-19 deaths in the U.S. Nursing homes and long term care facilities have been particularly hard hit. Workers battling on the front lines since the coronavirus entered… Read More »Lockdowns at Nursing Homes and Long-term Care Communities May Lessen COVID-19 Risk, but Patients Suffer in Other Ways
XtraGlobex Analysis of I/DD Managed Care Points to Provider-led Networks TheVBPBlog.com Releases Key Analysis After Reviewing Managed Care Programs in 10 States for Consumers with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Philadelphia, PA, August 25, 2020) Fady Sahhar, President of XtraGlobex, Inc., announced the completion of a blog series at THEVBPblog.com centered on managed care programs for Consumers with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. The analysis reviewed the planning and… Read More »XtraGlobex Analysis of I/DD Managed Care Points to Provider-led Networks
Part 2 of 3: In this session we will identify the key elements payers and funding sources have focused on during the public health emergency, and which of these are indicators of performance measures to be used in the future.