Press Release

State of Louisiana Selects CNSI To Provide 21st Century Medicaid Solution

Company Receives Notice of Intent To Award New MMIS Contract

Publish Date
06/10/2011
Author
CNSI

Gaithersburg, MD CNSI, an industry leading provider of healthcare technology-enabled solutions that accelerates business transformation, has received official notification from the State of Louisiana that the state intends to award the company a contract to implement the Next-Generation Medicaid Management Information System (MMIS) Replacement and Fiscal Intermediary Services to the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH).”We are delighted to be selected by the State of Louisiana, ” said CNSI Senior Vice President, Stephen Smith.

Gaithersburg, MD CNSI, an industry leading provider of healthcare technology-enabled solutions that accelerates business transformation, has received official notification from the State of Louisiana that the state intends to award the company a contract to implement the Next-Generation Medicaid Management Information System (MMIS) Replacement and Fiscal Intermediary Services to the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH).”We are delighted to be selected by the State of Louisiana, ” said CNSI Senior Vice President, Stephen Smith. “The state has determined that our proven 21st Century solution will meet and exceed the long-term needs of Louisiana’s Medicaid program. We now look forward to successful contract negotiations and a smooth implementation process.”Once the legislative committee that has oversight holds a public hearing, as required by law, contract negotiations may begin.

“CNSI shares the Department of Health and Hospitals goal to improve health outcomes and deliver high quality health care services to Louisianans in the most cost-effective fashion, ” Smith said. “CNSI will not only provide an industry leading health care claims processing system and organization, but also health care policy thought leadership and vision, to ensure the state is prepared for all future policy changes and mandates.”CNSI has successfully implemented web-based Medicaid platforms, based on eCAMS™, for the states of Michigan and Washington. Both systems have recently completed certification review by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). This contract with DHH will bring a new horizon for Medicaid fiscal intermediary services based on CNSI’s eCAMS platform.Since 1994, CNSI has partnered with its clients to align, implement, and manage a continuum of technology solutions that improve process efficiencies and streamline operations. The company has built a reputation for understanding what it takes to help clients align IT with their mission and business objectives.For more information, please contact Kaksha Merchant at (301) 634-4570 or kaksha.merchant@cns-inc.com.