The U.S. Department of Labor is collaborating with Mathematica and ideas42 to apply behavioral science principles to selected programs. Studies suggest that relatively modest changes to program materials, forms, or procedures can generate substantial improvements in program outcomes and performance.
As a national leader in policy research, we build on our extensive knowledge of policy and programs to design and implement analytics solutions that maximize the power of data to answer today’s most challenging questions. Our offerings are more than just a tool or software package. Our solutions are built on high quality data, supported by deep understanding of programs and policies, and customized for your organizational goals and needs. Our data scientists and program integrity experts inform policy and program development decisions through sophisticated data management, data analytics, data mining, and predictive models. Our expertise in systems analysis and statistical methods, combined with our extensive knowledge of policies, programs, and administrative data, enables program administrators to make critical, data-driven decisions with confidence.
Behavioral Interventions for Labor-Related Programs
Supporting the Creation and Operation of a Comprehensive Data Warehouse to Facilitate Health Insurance Marketplace Operations
We helped design, develop, and operate a comprehensive data warehouse that facilitates access to and enables analysis of data from a variety of sources and formats, including both the federally facilitated marketplace and state-based marketplaces.
Senior Systems Analyst
Kerianne Hourihan has extensive experience providing systems design, leadership, and programming for health research and has developed new techniques and tools for large-scale reporting, data quality checks, task automation, and Section 508 compliance.Featured Projects
- Medicaid Spending on Substance Abuse Treatment
- Providing Business Analytics and Data Quality Development for Medicaid and CHIP Business Information Solutions (MACBIS)
- State and Demographic Variation in Use of Depot Antipsychotics by Medicaid Beneficiaries with Schizophrenia
- Medication Continuity Among Medicaid Beneficiaries with Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder
- Medicaid and CHIP
- Quality Measurement
- Data Analytics
to maximize efficiencies and achieve results.