Health Care Cabinet
The Cabinet was established to advise Governor Dannel P. Malloy, Lt. Governor Nancy Wyman and the Office of Health Reform & Innovation on issues related to federal health reform implementation and development of an integrated health care system for Connecticut.
The Cabinet is Chaired by Lt. Governor Nancy Wyman.
The next meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 9th from 9:00A.M.-12:00 P.M. at the State Capitol Room 310.
All members of the public are invited to attend. Agenda, supportive documentation, and meeting summaries will be posted as available and in accordance with state meeting requirements.
The Cabinet may convene working groups, which include volunteer health care experts, to make recommendations concerning the development and implementation of service delivery and health care provider payment reforms, including multi-payer initiatives, medical homes, electronic health records and evidenced-based health care quality improvement.
View the enabling legislation (Opens in new window; See Section 14)
STATE OF CONNECTICUT
OFFICE OF THE HEALTHCARE ADVOCATE
REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP) FOR CONSULTING SERVICES
FOR HEALTHCARE CABINET STUDY OF COST CONTAINMENT MODELS
The Office of the Healthcare Advocate (OHA) is seeking consulting services to assist the Health Care Cabinet in: A) studying health care cost containment models in other states, including, but not limited to, Massachusetts, Maryland, Oregon, Rhode Island, Washington and Vermont, and B) in identifying successful practices and programs that may be implemented in the state for the purposes of (1) monitoring and controlling health care costs, (2) enhancing competition in the health care market, (3) promoting the use of high-quality health care providers with low total medical expenses and prices, (4) improving health care cost and quality transparency, (5) increasing cost-effectiveness in the health care market, and (6) improving the quality of care and health outcomes.
- Full announcement
- First addendum
- Second addendum
- Responses to bidder questions
- Click here for the fourth addendum
- Click here for the fifth addendum
The response period is now closed.