GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Under the direction of the MassHealth Director of Delivery System Investment and Social Services Integration, the Policy Analyst will work with the MassHealth Payment and Care Delivery Innovation team to implement and execute a $1.8 billion Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) program, which has been authorized under MassHealth’s 1115 waiver (https://www.mass.gov/info-details/massachusetts-delivery-system-reform-incentive-payment-program). The DSRIP program is a key component of MassHealth’s payment reform initiatives, and is being used to incentivize and support the transition towards accountable, cost-effective care in the Commonwealth. DSRIP funds are being invested in MassHealth Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), Community Partners (i.e. community-based organizations that provide highly specialized wraparound care coordination supports for individuals with behavioral health or long-term services and supports needs), and statewide infrastructure and healthcare workforce development.