CRE TA Center

CRE TA Center

Name: National Technical Assistance Center for Contracting and Reimbursement Expansion with Medicaid and Marketplace Insurance Plans (CRE TA Center)

Years Active: July 2014 - June 2017

Grant Recipient: CAI (Cicatelli Associates, Inc.)

Grant Number: U69HA27175

The CRE TA Center was a HRSA cooperative agreement that provided TA to enable Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program-funded core medical providers to continue to provide high-quality HIV care to vulnerable populations in the current health care environment. TA services supported core medical providers to:

  • Assess readiness and enhance capacity to modify organizational operations in order to successfully contract with Medicaid, Medicaid Managed Care and/or Qualified Health Plans.
  • Establish or expand third-party billing and reimbursement to ensure fiscal sustainability.