• Ann Tucker

LDH releases RFP for Managed Care Organizations

The Louisiana Department of Health has released a Request for Proposals (RFP) for Managed Care Organizations (MCOs). This RFP places an emphasis on:

  • Behavioral health integration

  • Child and maternal health outcome improvement

  • Delivery system reform

  • Disaster planning and recovery

  • Department of Justice settlement agreement requirements

  • Fraud, waste and abuse initiatives

  • Health equity

  • Increased MCO accountability

It is the intent that the existing emergency contracts with Aetna Better Health, AmeriHealth Caritas of Louisiana, Healthy Blue, Louisiana Healthcare Connections and United Healthcare of Louisiana will be extended until new contracts are awarded and executed through the RFP selection process. Read more

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