Archive of 1115 Waiver

Investing in SDoH Strategies: The Numbers Are In

December, 2019

Transportation initiatives: The new report shows that 21% of health plans surveyed are investing in transportation initiatives, with Medicaid leading the pack. It includes information about states using 1115 Demonstration waivers to address SDoH including transportation barriers to care. For example, Texas allows Medicaid health plans to cover transportation and activities that promote healthy lifestyles. […]


Monica Oss / Open Minds

State-by-State Profiles for Examining the Effects of Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Brokerages on Transportation Coordination

April, 2018

Statewide, in Kentucky, 3 percent of Medicaid recipients rely on non-emergency medical transportation to manage their health, according to the latest analysis from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine.


Suzie Edrington and Linda Cherrington, Texas A&M Transportation Institute; Jon Burkhardt, SkyCastle Enterprises, in association with Richard Garrity, RLS Consulting; David Raphael, Community Mobility Solutions, in association with Stephen Borders, Ph.D., Coastal Carolina University, Ross Peterson, GridWorks, Jeremy Dalton, GridWorks; Patricia Weaver Collette, University of Kansas Transportation Research Institute.