Delaware awards HP $147 million Medicaid contract extension

HP Enterprise Services today announced the Delaware Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS), Division of Medicaid and Medical Assistance has signed a 47 million contract for the company to implement its flagship interChange Medicaid Management Information System (MMIS).

Delaware Awards HP $147 Million Medicaid Contract Extension

  • Provide the flexibility to enable Delaware to respond quickly to federal and state legislative changes such as the Affordable Care Act and the HITECH Act.
  • Include the scalability to develop into a multipayer system to support other state programs.
  • Drive innovation for new capabilities and services, such as web-based, self-service tools that allow better access to information through a secure portal. Clients will be able to request eligibility and providers will receive prior authorizations and submit claims online.
  • Provide state health managers with near-real-time healthcare trend data to identify emerging needs.
  • Reduce reliance on paper claims and documents.

  • Ranked No. 1 in the 2012 Surescripts National Survey with its ePrescribing/Safe-Rx State program, the first statewide program to offer the capability to help physicians select the right medication for clients and puts the entire prescription process online.
  • First state to implement a HIPAA-compliant MMIS.
  • First state to successfully implement the National Provider Identifier.
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