PRS Students Present on New Hampshire’s #Medicaid Managed Care Plan

PRS student Mark Sheridan ’15 testifies to various New Hampshire officials regarding the NH Medicaid Managed Care Plan on June 25, 2013, in Concord, New Hampshire.  PRS student Lorelei Yang ’15 was also presenting.

Mark Sheridan and Lorelei Yang from the Nelson A. Rockefeller Center Policy Research Shop traveled to Concord on June 25, 2013 to present on the implementation of New Hampshire’s Medicaid managed care plan.  NH State Representative Laurie Harding and members of the NH Senate requested a report on the topic. 

The students presented to a large audience of Health, Human Services, and Elderly Affairs Committee members, the state’s Deputy Medicaid Director, representatives from two of the managed care companies participating in the new Medicaid plan, and members of lobbying organizations, the public, and media.  The presentation highlighted key considerations for New Hampshire when implementing its Medicaid managed care plan. Natalia Agredo ‘13, Morgan Wharton ‘13, and Sarah Wildes ’13 also co-authored the report.

The Policy Research Shop is supported in part by a grant from the U.S. Department of Education's Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education (FIPSE) program. To learn more about PRS, click here.