Guidehouse’s State Government Health practice works alongside decision makers in key state and federal agencies to help them transform the delivery and financing of healthcare and other social services, with a particular strength in value-based purchasing. Our State Health team brings expert perspectives from the broader Guidehouse Health segment, with extensive experience with providers and commercial health plans.
"Guidehouse’s expertise in the primary care medical home space was a big factor in helping TennCare better coordinate behavioral health services for our members. We're grateful to Guidehouse for its ability to drive improved outcomes and reduced costs for our high-needs population."
Ellyn Wilbur, Executive Director, Tennessee Association of Mental Health Organizations
Program Design, Operations, & Evaluation
We help states navigate the entire continuum of their Medicaid program: design, implementation, ongoing operations, and evaluation.More
Long-Term Services & Supports (LTSS)
We work with the federal government, state agencies, providers, and health plans to address the challenges associated with LTSS.More
Behavioral Health & Substance Abuse
We work with states to assess and improve delivery of behavioral health programs and services.More
Health Equity, Access, & Social Determinants of Health (SDOH)
We work with local, state, and federal agencies to address factors that impact health disparities for underserved and marginalized populations.More
Actuarial & Payment Transformation
We offer a comprehensive set of actuarial and payment transformation services that can be customized to fit each state’s unique needs.More
COVID-19 & Other Emergency Response
We help states navigate every dimension of a comprehensive emergency response strategy as process design and evaluation experts.More
Latest From State Government Health
October 18, 2021 InsightsThe War Against Cyberthreats in Healthcare: Center Insights with Harry Greenspun, MDCindi Bassford and Harry Greenspun, MD, discuss the inevitability of cyberattacks in healthcare and the importance of organizational preparedness.
October 14, 2021 InsightsCombating Fraud and Bolstering Payment Integrity in Medicaid Telehealth ProgramsNow is the time for states to implement strategies to mitigate the risk of fraud, waste, and abuse for telehealth services.
September 9, 2021 InsightsThe Universal Suicide Hotline is Here: 5 Ways for States to Roll Out 9-8-8With new funding, states and community providers can meet the demand for behavioral health crisis services.
September 1, 2021 InsightsThe Evolving Needs of Aging Americans: Meals on Wheels Panel DiscussionGuidehouse expert and former Assistant Secretary for Aging Lance Robertson discusses community-based programs and social determinants of health for vulnerable older adults with other leading experts.
August 11, 2021 InsightsIs Telehealth Key to Achieving Health Equity in Long-Term Care?Five strategies for states and providers to embed telehealth into home and community-based services programs.
June 29, 2021 Case StudyTennCare Reduces Costs, Improves Outcomes Through Primary Care TransformationThree-year initiative with Guidehouse to integrate behavioral health with primary care reduces costs and improves member outcomes for Tennessee’s Medicaid agency.
June 7, 2021 InsightsThree Ways Government Programs Can Improve Healthcare for Aging AmericansWith new funding opportunities, the amplification of telehealth, and the rise of Medicare Advantage, we can begin to fix the problems in healthcare for older Americans.