SAMHSA Funding Opportunity Focused on Addressing Homelessness

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) recently announced a handful of new funding opportunities. One of the FOAs included in the batch is the SAMHSA Grants for the Benefit of Homeless Individuals (GBHI). The purpose of this program is to support the … Read More

Preventive Pediatric Care Clinical Advisory Group Releases Final Report

The New York State Department of Health just released the final report of the Preventive Pediatric Care Clinical Advisory Group (CAG), a team of experts in children’s healthcare formed under New York State’s First 1000 Days on Medicaid Initiative. The First 1000 Days on Medicaid Initiative … Read More

SAE’s Value Proposition Capacity

The Measurement Year 2019 Health and Recovery Plan (HARP) Quality Measure Set was created in collaboration with the Behavioral Health/ HARP Clinical Advisory Group (CAG) and the New York State Value Based Payment Workgroup. This measure set is meant to align with measure sets … Read More

SAE Provides Audit Support for Management and Clinical Compliance

  The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) has an active Work Plan for the federal oversight and evaluation of reimbursements, funds and services rendered through the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) as well as for other departments and agencies such as: Centers for … Read More

US Progress (or Lack Thereof) with the Parity Law

Last month marked the 10-year anniversary of the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act (MHPAEA). This law requires that insurers cover mental health and addiction disorders no more restrictively than they cover physical body illnesses, and is designed to ensure that people with … Read More

Let our operational knowledge work for you.

For the past four years, SAE has: functioned as a state-appointed (NYS) Parity compliance monitor overseeing and working with a large Health Plan and its behavioral health vendor to ensure that the Health Plan took the necessary steps to reach a degree of Parity … Read More