Transparency in Medicaid Managed Care: The Wait Goes On

Last month, the Centers for Medicaid & CHIP Services (CMCS) issued a Center Informational Bulletin, “Medicaid and CHIP Managed Care Monitoring and Oversight Tools.”  Among other items, this CIB discusses the Managed Care Program Annual Reports that state Medicaid agencies are required to submit to CMS.  MCPARs are each state’s accounting of how each of […]

Medicaid Managed Care: Early Results of the PHE Unwinding for the Big Five in Q2 2023

The Medicaid enrollment results for the “Big Five” during the quarter ending June 30 are now in.  The Big Five have the largest share of the Medicaid managed care market:  Centene, CVSHealth (Aetna), Elevance Health (formerly Anthem), Molina Healthcare, and UnitedHealth Group.  They, along with two large nonprofit companies, were the focus of a recent […]