News + Notes

July 16, 2021

NORC and Speire Present a Six-Part Multi-Year Webinar Series

July 2021

With funding from the MolinaCare Accord, NORC at the University of Chicago and Speire presented a six-part multi-year webinar series to highlight innovations in Medicaid. The webinar series includes national experts discussing the latest trends, initiatives, programs and findings on timely topics important to improving the Medicaid program and meeting the needs of beneficiaries. 

March 4, 2020

NORC and Speire to Establish a Medicaid Managed Care Organization (MCO) Learning Hub

March 2020 

NORC at the University of Chicago in partnership with Speire Healthcare Strategies, through a grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), will establish and lead a Medicaid Managed Care Organization (MCO) Learning Hub. NORC and Speire are also partnered with America’s Health Insurance Plans, Association for Community Affiliated Plans, Community Catalyst, and Families USA—to identify, develop, and disseminate promising approaches and emerging opportunities for MCOs to improve the health of their members. 

February 17, 2020

Speire Awarded Grant to Assist States with Service Alignment

February 2020

Speire was awarded a grant to assist states with the alignment of services for dual-eligible members through a single plan for Medicare and Medicaid. Speire will work with states across the country to stand up integration pilots.