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.
|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.|
|Manatt is a multidisciplinary, integrated national professional services firm known for quality and an extraordinary commitment to clients. They are focused on specific industry sectors, including healthcare, and provide legal and consulting capabilities to achieve their clients’ business objectives.||
|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 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.|
|Social and Scientific Systems (SSS) is a public health research organization providing solutions in clinical and biomedical research, epidemiology and public health research, health policy, and program evaluation.|
Vizient was founded in 2015 as the combination of VHA Inc., a network of not-for-profit hospitals; University HealthSystem Consortium, an alliance of leading academic medical centers; and Novation, the health care contracting company they jointly owned. In February 2016, Vizient acquired MedAssets' Spend and Clinical Resource Management (SCM) segment, which included Sg2 health care intelligence.
Vizent is a member-driven, health care performance improvement company committed to optimizing every interaction along the continuum of care.