News and Updates

Archive of past updates and news items

 

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Data Briefs Page

Trends and insights gleaned from North Carolina information.

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Video details Medicaid budget trends 2010 - 2014

Is the Medicaid budget spiraling out of control? Actually, once you adjust for some oddities in accounting in recent years, it's remarkably flat. 8 minute mp4 video

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Dual-eligible demonstration shows value of CCNC medical homes

Report by RTI shows savings for various populations under management by NCCCN.

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Dr. Jim Jones delivers Mars Hill Commencement address, receives honorary doctorate

Dr. Jones delivers Mars Hill commencement address, receives honorary degree

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Outreach to foster children helps to close gaps in care

Collaboration between local DSS departments, NCCCN Networks, medical providers improves care and lowers costs for Foster Children in Medicaid.

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Pregnancy Medical Home Program helps reduce rate of low weight babies

Recent data show the rate of low-birthweight babies in North Carolina is beginning to decline. Good news for babies, new parents and taxpayers.

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Benton Appointed NCCCN President

Mark T. Benton has been appointed acting president of NCCCN by the Board of Directors

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CCNC Innovation Forum Draws a Crowd

2015 Innovation Forum at McKimmon Center gathers experts, fosters debate on healthcare challenges and innovations.

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CCNC, N.C. State Partner to Control Medicaid Costs

NC State’s Industrial and Systems Engineering and Community Care of North Carolina Form Research Partnership to Improve Healthcare

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CCNC, GSK and UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy Collaborate on Medication Management

Group seeks holistic, coordinated approach to patient care.

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TWC Interview - Tom Wroth

Tom Wroth interviewed by Time Warner Cable's In Depth news program on the subject of Population Health. August 27, 2014

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Other states continue to tap into CCNC's experience, innovations

Overview of visit by OK legislator.

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Arkansas selects CCNC for medical home/care management program

CCNC wins bid to provide services to Arkansas PCMH program.

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CitiusTech and Community Care of North Carolina Sign Partnership

Partnership using BI platform to draw insights from data, improve cost-effectiveness of CCNC.

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NC HIE, DHHS Sign Data Use Agreement

First Step Toward Medicaid Reform, Greater Healthcare Transparency

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Dr. Dobson Testifies Before U.S. Senate

Testimony to Senate HELP subcommittee

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CCNC Posts Medicaid Reform Discussion

Presentation narrated by Mark Benton details CCNC's recommendations for Medicaid reform.

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CCNC, Passport Health Plan Form Alliance

A strategic alliance has been formed between Community Care of North Carolina (CCNC) and Passport Health Plan, a Kentucky-based, non-profit health plan that manages care for Medicaid beneficiaries in Kentucky.

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"Small data" analytics launched

Real time analysis of select health care data helps identify "impactable" patients.

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Navigator Grants Awarded

Grant for insurance marketplace Navigators awarded to consortium of 11 organizations

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New Funding Announced to Fight Prescription Drug Abuse Statewide

News release on Project Lazarus Funding

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CCNC Receives Wellness Frontiers Award

Healthcare Leadership Council presents CCNC with award for prevention, cost-effectiveness

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Health Care Collaboration to Improve Care for North Carolina's Most Fragile Children

Three-year CMMI grant will allow CCNC, academic medical centers and tertiary centers to better serve high-risk children.

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NC-HIP launched by CCNC

NC-HIP is a web-based, geo-location application that provides new insights from public and private databases.

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CCNC, NCHIE Work Together to Improve Access to Health Data

CCNC to be the first Qualified Organization (QO) for the North Carolina Health Information Exchange.

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Chronic Pain Initiative Launched

CCNC kicks off statewide coalition working to improve pain treatment and reduce overdoses.

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Dr. Dobson Joins Health Care Panel

Remarks by Dr. Dobson at "What the Health" summit in Durham.

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PCMH 2011 Workbook Available

"How to" Workbook for practices seeking 2011 PCMH recognition is live!

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First in Health Launches in Raleigh

News release: announcement of First in Health medical homes initiative

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CCNC Newsletter

Get the latest on CCNC

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Levis Hewson gives Congressional testimony

Denise Levis Hewson testifies before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health

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CCNC Toolkit Site

Site that details the components that make up CCNC and how they were assembled. Built with support from the Commonwealth Fund.

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Fall 2011 Newsletter

CCNC events and news from Fall, 2011

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Financial Results

Third-party analysis demonstrates that CCNC is making a difference.

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Program designed to improve NC birth outcomes is underway

More than 200 clinics and practices sign on

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