This expert perspective includes recommended communication strategies—and some examples—for how states can elevate coverage options and help ensure that more residents can access health insurance during these uncertain times.
SHVS/SHADAC. State COVID-19 Data Dashboards This expert perspective reviews the key indicators currently being tracked by states via their COVID-19 dashboards and also provides an overview of “best practices” states can consider when developing or modifying these same COVID-19 dashboards.
FEDERAL STATUTE AND GUIDANCE
CMS/CMCS. COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for State Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Agencies These updated FAQs for state Medicaid and CHIP agencies address available resources for emergency preparedness and response efforts, and flexibilities related to eligibility and enrollment, benefits, cost-sharing, financing, and workforce.
National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). COVID19: HEDIS Reporting and NCQA Accreditation Changes NCQA has made modifications to HEDIS and accreditation requirements for Medicaid and Commercial plans related to COVID19.
Arizona. COVID-19: Arizona’s emergency response to the COVID-19 outbreak The Department of Health Services is publishing data on COVID-19 cases by county via a map and is providing information about the number of individuals tested and confirmed cases.
Florida. What you need to know now about COVID-19 in Florida The Department of Health is tracking COVID-19 cases to date by county with details of age and sex of individual and whether a case is travel related.
New Jersey. New Jersey COVID-19 Dashboard The Department of Health created a dashboard for tracking COVID-19 cases by county which includes data on the number of calls to the state’s hotline.
Oregon. Oregon Health Authority | COVID-19 Updates The Oregon Health Authority is tracking cases by age, county and the number of COVID-19 related hospitalizations.
Washington. 2019 Novel Coronavirus Outbreak (COVID-19)