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Wednesday, March 20 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Track 4: West Virginia Asset Verification Services (AVS) journey to meet both CMS mandate and new state SNAP legislative requirements.

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CMS mandate known as Section 1940, to the Social Security Act (SSA) requires all states to implement an electronic system for verifying the assets of aged, blind, or disabled applicants for, and members of, Medicaid.  New legislation in West Virginia requires verifications of estimated 350,000 SNAP recipients NLT 1 January 2019.
WV executed phased approach: first a portal experience (meeting CMS Mandate) to engage the states 800+ enrollment specialists and second integrated solution into the West Virginia eligibility system known as eRAPIDS.  This 2-phase approach allows for training, testing, and user-influenced design prior to integration within a newly deployed MMIS system.
West Virginia AVS verifies both Medicaid and SNAP on a single platform.  Softheon Inc was determined to meet all system requirements, offered best price and execute delivery of1 January 2019. WV AVS platform is modular in design to adapt to changes in CMS policy or local legislation, and a more straight-forward MMIS integration.  WV AVS can utilize several credit bureau subordinate vendors, and enrollment specialist gain on-screen data analysis and a Risk Score calculation upon return of results, initiated by email notification.  

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Jon Cain

Jon Cain has seventeen years of combined private and government information technology experience. Of those seventeen years, eight of them have been focused on delivering successful health and human technology-focused solutions. He has several reputable industry-recognized certifications... Read More →
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Robert Miller

GM Government Cloud Solutions, Softheon
As the leader for the State & Local Government Cloud business unit of Softheon, Rob is responsible for driving awareness and adoption of State and Local Government workloads on Softheon’s cloud computing platform. He is dedicated to creating and executing a business strategy that... Read More →

Wednesday March 20, 2019 1:30pm - 2:30pm PDT
Key Ballroom 9 (2nd Floor)