The Massachusetts Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment Technical Assistance Marketplace Enables MassHealth Accountable Care Organizations and Community Partners to Easily Navigate & Tap into Available Resources

October 08, 2018 – Portland, Maine – Stroudwater Associates, a leading national healthcare consulting firm, was selected for its healthcare expertise, experience, and skill to participate as an approved vendor in the Massachusetts Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) Technical Assistance (TA) Program and the TA Marketplace. 

Stroudwater, which has expertise in advising health plans and Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), was pleased to apply and be selected to provide technical assistance for the following domains:

Domain 1:  Actuarial and Financial

  • Provider Incentive Alignment
  • Funds Flow Models
  • Total Cost of Care & Root Cause Analyses
  • Actuarial Services

Domain 2: Care Coordination/Integration

  • Care Integration & Transitions of Care
  • Care Management Models & Programming
  • Team-based Care Redesign
  • Behavioral Health & LTSS Integration 

Domain 7: Performance Improvement

  • Strategic & Tactical Planning
  • Quality Improvement Programs
  • Revenue Cycle/Billing/Coding
  • Work Flow Redesign
  • Staffing Optimization

Domain 8: Population Health Management

  • Population-Specific Program Development
  • Risk Stratification & Data Driven Interventions
  • Total Cost of Care Management
  • Innovation Identification & Implementation
  • Medical Management Models

About the TA Marketplace

The MA DSRIP Technical Assistance Marketplace (TA Marketplace) is brought to you by MassHealth, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts’ Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program, and contractor Abt Associates Inc. (Abt). The TA Marketplace serves to enable MassHealth ACOs and Community Partners (CPs) to easily navigate and tap into the array of resources and supports available to them through the MA DSRIP TA Program.

About Stroudwater

Stroudwater Associates is a leading national healthcare consulting firm. We focus on strategic, operational, and financial opportunities where our perspective offers the highest value.

Now an employee-owned company, we’re proud of our 33-year partnership with rural hospitals, community hospitals, healthcare systems, and large physician groups. Services include:


Performance Improvement

·       Operational Improvement & Restructuring

·       Provider Practice Operations Improvement

·       Revenue Cycle Solutions

·       Post-Acute Care Operations

·       Payor Contracting Advisory

·       Staffing & Productivity Improvement

·       Clinical Quality Improvement


Strategic Advisory

•        Mergers, Affiliations & Partnerships

•        Strategic Planning

•        Population Health Strategies

•        Physician-Hospital Alignment

•        Strategic Facility Planning

•        Capital Planning & Access

•        Post-Acute Care Strategy



Founded in 1985, Stroudwater has offices in Portland (Maine), Nashville and Atlanta.