The APCD Council would like to thank the following sponsors for supporting the APCD Council's 2020 activities. This support funds technical assistance and educational activities across states.
BerryDunn is a member of the Top 100 accounting firms, and the largest headquartered in New England, we are a full-service accounting assurance, and consulting firm, working with clients coast to coast in the US and around the world. Our range of expertise provides services to a wide array of clients from town, local, and state governments to healthcare, not-for-profit, higher education, commercial, financial services, high tech, and more.
Founded in 2013, CedarBridge Group LLC has been a leader in the healthcare space for almost a decade. The firm is a woman owned and operated consulting firm specializing in healthcare transformation. The CedarBridge team is led by founder and CEO Carol Robinson and is comprised of a collective of highly skilled consultants, project managers, technical, business and policy analysts, and an established national network of leaders in the field.
Freedman HealthCare, established in 2005, FHC is a national consulting firm that helps our clients to put health data to work to solve complex problems. As strategists, we help our clients apply the best sources and uses of data to succeed in the dynamic healthcare landscape through cost containment, quality improvement, and improved outcomes.
Human Services Research Institute
Since 1976 the Human Services Research Institute has provided consultation and conducted research efforts at both the state and federal levels in the fields of Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities, Child and Family Services, Mental Health, and Substance Use.
IBM Watson Health
IBM Watson Health is a digital tool that helps clients facilitate medical research, clinical research, and healthcare solutions, through the use of artificial intelligence, data, analytics, cloud computing, and other advanced information technology.
Milliman is among the world's largest providers of actuarial and related products and services. Milliman serves the full spectrum of business, financial, government, union, education, and nonprofit organizations. In addition to our consulting actuaries, Milliman's body of professionals includes numerous other specialists, ranging from clinicians to economists.
Onpoint Health Data
Onpoint Health Data is an independent nonprofit organization based in Portland, Maine, offering a comprehensive set of end-to-end health data management and analytic services for the APCD community. Our data integration and reporting solutions, continuously enhanced over more than 20 years of operation, are designed to flexibly intake, standardize, and enrich a wide range of disparate data sources – from healthcare encounter and claims data to clinical and program registries. Our team of analysts use these solutions to support some of the nation’s most advanced reform-centered initiatives, including the Dartmouth Institute’s multi-state Atlas reporting, a national demonstration of the HealthPartners’ Total Cost of Care measurement system, and the Vermont Blueprint for Health’s practice- and geography-based profiles.
Onpoint’s secure data access solutions include consumer portals, Business Intelligence systems, and analyst enclaves that offer a wide array of nationally recognized performance measures and benchmarks, including HEDIS, AHRQ, CMS, and ACO effective/preventive care measures. Our staff also develop custom population- and provider-based analyses and program evaluation – all backed by proven data expertise, rigorous quality assurance, and contemporary tools that enable faster start-up, efficient operations, and advanced analytics.
Optum is a leading information and technology-enabled health services business dedicated to helping make the health system work better for everyone. Optum comprises three companies – OptumHealth, OptumInsight and OptumRx – representing more than 35,000 employees worldwide who collaborate to deliver integrated, intelligent solutions that work to modernize the health system and improve overall population health.