Consulting Services: Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act (CHIPRA) Grant

Contractor: Health Management Associates, Inc.

Agency Contract Number: MED124

Current Contract Period: 6/7/2010 – 2/21/2016

The Vendor shall provide professional consulting services in support of the Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act (CHIPRA) Quality Demonstration Grant awarded to the State of Florida on February 22, 2010.  The goal is to establish and evaluate a national quality system for children’s health care which encompasses care provided through the Medicaid program and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP).  The grant shall be evaluated by an entity procured by the Centers for Medicaid Services (CMS), referred to as the National Evaluator.

Grant activities shall focus on four (4) project Categories:

The Vendor shall act as an intermediary between the Agency and all other subcontractors (consultants) described in the grant, with the sole exception of the University of Florida, with whom the Agency will contract with directly.  All subcontracts/agreements shall be approved by the Agency.

Key Deliverables
Deliverable / Activity Date
Year 1: CHIPRA Quality Demonstration Grant Final Operation Plan November 2010
Year 1: Communication Plan for Steering Committee September 2010

Year 5:  Florida/Illinois CHIPRA Quality Demonstration Grant Final Report

February 2016

Agency Contact: Candace Ppool