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March 24, 2017

Friday Five - March 24, 2017

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This week in our Friday Five series, MAXIMUS looks at what concerns are being raised by Republican governors over the GOP health plan; proposed Republican changes to Medicaid; and how virtual appointments may be just what the doctor ordered to treat your everyday ailments.  

March 21, 2017

How Agencies Can Manage and Reduce Caseload Backlogs

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Tom Naughton, President of Citizen Services for MAXIMUS Federal, discusses how federal agencies can manage and reduce their backlogs by focusing on how to improve their internal processes.

March 17, 2017

Friday Five - March 17, 2017

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Happy Friday from MAXIMUS! This week in our Friday Five series, MAXIMUS is following what governors and insurance commissioners think of repealing and reforming the Affordable Care Act (ACA), and potential changes to Medicaid; exploring what health care looks like in the digital age; and, is looking to financial planners for tips to stay protected against long-term care costs. 

March 10, 2017

Friday Five - March 10, 2017

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In today’s Friday Five, we are sharing the five news stories that piqued our interest this week, ranging from the cost of health illiteracy to the potential look of Medicaid under the new Republican health care plan to a growing trend in telehealth applications.

March 07, 2017

In Conversations About Health Care in America, Health Literacy Must Remain in the Discussion

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As the new administration determines its approach for providing health insurance coverage for Americans, two things are clear: a disproportionate number continue to be lost in the health care system and the need for clear communication about health insurance persists. Research shows that many consumers lack a basic understanding of how the system works, what their options are, and how to get and use their benefits.

March 03, 2017

Friday Five - March 3, 2017

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Happy Friday! The top conversations we’re watching this week in our Friday Five series look at the do’s and don’ts for having the long-term care “talk” with aging parents, review the National Governors Association’s take on Medicaid and uncover answers to the top three questions about Section 1115 Medicaid demonstration waivers.

February 24, 2017

Friday Five – February 24, 2017

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Happy Friday! Today, our Friday Five series explores why health literacy must remain a top priority for health care providers, discovers what’s behind the new “HealthTap” integration in Amazon’s Alexa and shares an infographic with five tips for a healthier tomorrow.

February 17, 2017

Friday Five – February 17, 2017

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Happy Friday! Today, our Friday Five series celebrates the Company’s ranking as one of Fortune’s “World’s Most Admired Companies,” finds long-term care lessons in “Willy Wonka,” and explains why health care spending is projected to soar over the next decade.

February 16, 2017

The Two-Generation Approach to Moving Parents and Children Out of Poverty

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The two-generation approach to moving parents and children out of poverty has elicited growing interest in research, policy and the human services arena. Lisa Simmons, a Vice President with MAXIMUS Workforce Services, illustrates the effectiveness of the approach for residents in Washington, D.C. 

February 15, 2017

MAXIMUS Federal Executives Recognized on Top 100 Industry Lists

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Congratulations to two MAXIMUS Federal executives on their recent selections on industry Top 100 lists.

February 10, 2017

Announcing our Friday Five: A New Blog Series

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Welcome to the inaugural edition of Friday Five! Each Friday, MAXIMUS will feature five interesting articles, insights, studies and more that have caught our attention over the past week. Today, the Friday Five explores tech’s impact on health care, celebrates the Company’s ranking in the GovTech 100 list and looks into the rise of “Gen H.”

November 02, 2016

Open Enrollment: Find the health insurance that’s right for you

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If you want to buy individual or family health insurance, your chance to sign up for coverage takes place during a certain time of year called open enrollment. Some people can get coverage outside of open enrollment if they have a qualifying life event, such as getting married or having a baby.

October 31, 2016

A Quick Guide to Health Insurance

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Through our work at the MAXIMUS Center for Health Literacy, we know that health insurance continues to be a challenge for many consumers. To help bridge the knowledge gap so consumers can make informed health decisions, we must increase health insurance literacy.

October 26, 2016

The Future of Delivering Government Services

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Jim Williams, former Acting Administrator for GSA, shares his thoughts on how the government can transform the way it delivers services in our continuing series on Citizen Engagement Services.

October 24, 2016

“No more business as usual” for European employment services

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Across Europe, consensus is emerging among key stakeholders that the delivery of support for job seekers needs to be reformed to address persistent long-term unemployment. These stakeholders include European Commission officials, elected representatives in the European Parliament, third sector organizations, non-government organizations and trade associations.

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