Services Offered Include:

Health Policy Analysis and Development

  • Management, technical and operational support to the District Hospital Leadership Forum (DHLF).
  • Analysis of proposed and adopted legislation and regulation impacting hospitals both within the DHLF membership and with other SCA clients.

Accessing Existing and Preparing for Future Supplemental Payment Programs

  • PRIME Project Strategic Guidance.
  • Children’s Hospital Grant Program.
  • Medi-Cal Managed Care Rate Range Program.

Hospital Financial/Reimbursement Improvement Services

  • Medi-Cal Disproportionate Share Improvement Program.
  • Hospital Quality Assurance Fee (HQAF) Program.

Establish Hospital Coalitions to Seek Federal Funding Opportunities 

  • In selected states examine opportunities to access federal funds that may still be available.
  • Coordinate and participate with various hospitals or hospital groups to examine approaches for seeking federal funding options.

Hospital Budgeting, Accounting and Reporting System Services

  • Medi-Cal Fee-For-Service APR-DRG Payment Projections.
  • Hospital Financial Assistance (Charity Care) Policy Analysis.
  • OSHPD Accounting and Reporting System Projects.

Health Care Litigation Support

  • Identify common reimbursement issues, and assist with the development of the case.
  • Provide technical reimbursement consultation to legal counsel.