Converge works with nationally recognized researchers and regional experts to ensure that our work is informed by current and rigorous research.
Expanding Access to Contraceptive Methods for FQHC Patients in MS Toolkit
This toolkit will:
- Provide an overview of LARC-related policies that affect FQHCs and Medicaid Managed Care Organizations.
- Specifically address reimbursement challenges related to stocking and billing, as well as provide recommendations and considerations for overcoming these barriers in Mississippi.
- Discuss other barriers to providing LARCs in the FQHC setting and potential avenues to address them.
Person-Centered Telemedicine Protocols
Converge collaborated with Drs. Jennifer Karlin and Christine Dehlendorf at the University of San Francisco to develop telemedicine protocols for contraceptive care that are person-centered.
At-a-Glance Medicaid Billing Codes for LARC
Rewire Investigative Series on Family Planning Services in Mississippi
How Mississippi Leveraged the Pandemic to Further Decimate Reproductive Health Access: https://rewirenews.link/3lWfpS0
COVID-19 Strained Public Health Systems. In Mississippi, Health Officials Made It Worse: https://rewirenews.link/3BVcGOJ