Evaluation of the Health Care Innovation Awards Round 2

Client: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Under subcontract to Mathematica Policy Research, inc., the purpose of this project is to conduct an evaluation of the 39 awardees in the Health Care Innovation Awards (HCIA), Round 2, which is being conducted by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI, “The Innovation Center”), within the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). The evaluation includes a range of models proposed and implemented by CMS awardees to achieve better care for the individual, better health for populations, and lower costs through improvement of the care delivery processes and payment model designs for Medicare, Medicaid, and CHIP beneficiaries.