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    Foster Care Crisis - What’s an Agency to Do? Part 1

    Child welfare agencies in jurisdictions across the country face a growing foster care crisis: decreasing numbers of licensed foster homes can’t support the increasing demand for licensed out of home placement, fueled, in part, by the opioid and prescription drug crisis. What is causing this shift in the demand for traditional licensed foster homes?

    • 14. March 2017
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    Public Consulting Group Expands Digital Learning Solutions Offerings

    BOSTON, Feb. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Public Consulting Group (PCG) today announced the expansion of its Digital Learning Solutions offerings through the application of content and resources developed by Knowledge Delivery Systems (KDS).  KDS was a leading provider of a large catalog of more than 80 online professional development courses for educators.  Each course is based on the characteristics of effective professional learning: that it be intensive, sustained, and continuous with significant time devoted to a single topic, have a specific content focus, involve active collegial learning, and include online coaching, modeling, observation, and feedback.

    • 9. February 2017
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    PCG wins Louisiana Medicaid modernization IV&V

    PCG Technology Consulting (TC) was recently notified by the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH), Bureau of Health Services Financing (BHSF) of its intent to award PCG a contract to provide Independent Verification & Validation (IV&V) services. Louisiana is embarking on an ambitious Medicaid modernization path that is envisioned to improve critical Medicaid services to the many thousands of Louisiana citizens in need...

     

    • 5. February 2017
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    PCG wins HIPAA contract in California

    PCG was recently awarded a one-year engagement with the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) to complete an independent Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) risk assessment. The purpose of this project is to perform an independent risk assessment to ensure CDPH fulfills State Administration Manual (SAM) and HIPAA risk assessment and management requirements.

     

    • 26. January 2017