Evaluation of Medicaid Reform

Contractor: Florida International University, Division of Research

Agency Contract Number: MED150

The Vendor completed a portion of the independent evaluation of the Medicaid Reform program authorized under a Section 1115 Demonstration project. Specifically, the Vendor evaluated the impact of the Demonstration as a deterrent against Medicaid fraud and abuse, which was one (1) of the nine (9) domains of focus* (Domain iv) identified by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) in the CMS Waiver Authorities and Special Terms and Conditions (STC) issued on December 15, 2011. 

*Note: The Agency contracted with the University of Florida (MED148) to complete the evaluation of eight (8) of the nine (9) domains of focus.  All reports related to these domains can be found at:  http://ahca.myflorida.com/medicaid/Policy_and_Quality/Quality/performance_evaluation/MER/contracts/med148/index.shtml
Key Deliverables
Deliverable / Activity Date
Evaluation of the Florida Medicaid Reform Demonstration to Deter Fraud and Abuse Final Report  - Demonstration Years 6-8 – (2011 – 2014) [805KB PDF] August 2014