Tag: Maximus

Finding Marcus Welby in Texas | Article

Finding Marcus Welby in Texas | Article

Selecting a health care provider is tricky today because there are so many choices. To ensure the 1.8 million people enrolled in the Medicaid program in Texas have help in making that important decision, the Lone Star State decided to outsource that task, according to Larry Fisher, director, Contract Compliance division for the Texas Department of Health in Austin, Texas…

Watching Out for the Government’s Welfare | Article

Watching Out for the Government’s Welfare | Article

Orange County, California was having a difficult time finding jobs for its welfare recipients. While there were 20,000 people on the welfare rolls, the county was only able to find positions for 1,200. Orange County officials knew they had to do something. So they divided the county, which is the home to Disneyland, in half. Then it outsourced half of its welfare-to-work program to Maximus, a McLean, Virginia supplier.