SILVER SPRING, MD. November 29, 2017 - CSF is proud to be awarded a five-year contract to support the Mississippi Department of Child Protective Services (MDCPS) Leadership’s efforts to build a prevention-focused and trauma-informed child welfare system. Running from November 2017 through November 2022, this new contract allows CSF to continue its current work providing technical assistance in implementing the MDCPS child welfare practice model in light of the provisions of the Olivia Y 2nd Modified Mississippi Settlement Agreement and Reform Plan (2nd MSA). CSF will also continue working with MDCPS to implement the MDCPS Practice Model Learning Cycle, a development and learning model that includes preparation activities, virtual learning modules, and structured application sessions.
SILVER SPRING, MD (November 27, 2017) − Colorado’s Department of Health Care Policy and Financing (HCPF) has awarded SLI Global Solutions (SLI) a contract to conduct periodic Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) services of the implementation of the Department’s Affordable Care Act (ACA) Eligibility and Enrollment (E&E) System, the Colorado Benefit Management System (CBMS) and its Program Eligibility and Application Kit (PEAK) modifications effort. PEAK allows the agency to meet increases in enrollment rates for food, cash and medical assistance programs.
CSF is pleased to announce that they have added several comprehensive White Papers to their websites addressing key aspects of their child welfare consulting practice. In addition to including an overview “infographic” describing the company’s approach to provide child welfare services, these White Papers present the CSF thought-leadership approaches to developing Child Welfare Practice Models, Continuous Quality Improvement, Effective Use of Data, Agency Assessment and Evaluation, Workforce Development and Coaching, and Private Provider Performance Management through Performance-Based Contracting.
SILVER SPRING, MD (October 12, 2017) – SLI Global Solutions is pleased to be awarded the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s contract to provide Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) services for the implementation of the Department of Human Services (DHS) modern modular Medicaid Management Information System (MMIS). SLI provides an independent perspective that promotes early detection of project risks and issues as well as schedule variances, affording management the opportunity to implement corrective action to bring the program back in line with agreed upon expectations.
SILVER SPRING, MD (September 29, 2017) – A new milestone was achieved recently when SLI Global Solution’s (SLI) efforts to bring its Quality Management System (QMS) forward to the most current standard successfully passed an outside audit by Orion Registrar. This audit found that SLI’s QMS is now in compliance with the most recent ISO 9001:2015 quality standard. Achieving this key milestone is important as it demonstrates continued willingness to meaningfully invest in a formal QMS so that it remains a vital part of how SLI does business and delivers value.
SILVER SPRING, MD (September 28, 2017) – Six members from the Center for the Support of Families (CSF) team led workshops at the Western Interstate Child Support Enforcement Council (WICSEC)Annual Conference in Anchorage, Alaska, recently. WICSEC is an organization of public and private child support professionals from the states, tribes and territories west of the Mississippi. More than 400 people attended the conference from over 80 jurisdictions. In addition to providing staff to teach 11 different workshop sessions, CSF was the “recharging station sponsor” for the conference.
SILVER SPRING, MD (August 30, 2017) - SLI Global Solutions’ Government Solutions Division was well represented at the 2017 Medicaid Enterprise Systems Conference (MESC) Aug. 14 – 18 in Baltimore, MD. For the first time since its inception over two decades ago, representatives from all 53 states and all U.S. territories attended the completely sold out MESC. The increased attendance reflects the marketplace’s response to new requirements and opportunities to improve the quality, timeliness and costs of systems and health outcomes.
SCOTTSDALE, AZ (August 28, 2017) – The Center for the Support of Families (CSF), a division of SLI Global Solutions, is proud to announce that they have won the President’s Award for Corporate Associate of the Year at the 2017 Leadership Symposium of the National Child Support Enforcement Association (NCSEA) held this year in Scottsdale.
SILVER SPRING, MD (July 31st, 2017) - SLI Global Solutions is very pleased to announce the appointment of two of the nation’s leading child welfare experts to head the Child Welfare practice at the Center for the Support of Families (CSF) Division of SLI Global Solutions. Will Hornsby has assumed the role of Vice President and Elizabeth Black is the new Director of the Child Welfare practice.
Silver Spring, MD (July 26, 2017) - SLI Global Solutions is pleased to announce that we have developed and rolled out a significant upgrade to our SpARC (SLI Protocol for Agile in a Regulated Context) methodology. SpARC 2.0 is a set of in-depth, integrated Scrum and Agile-based best practices, approaches, risk artifacts, quality assurance (QA) checklists and process guidelines that have been specifically developed to assess, monitor and support Agile development projects