Stacie Sinclair, MPP, LSWA. Stacie Sinclair is the Policy Manager at the Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC), a national non-profit dedicated to ensuring that all people with serious illness have access to palliative care – regardless of their diagnosis or prognosis. In this role, she is dedicated to ensuring that palliative care is included in the move towards payment-for-value; raising and standardizing the quality of palliative care delivery; and supporting the movement and augmenting palliative care’s voice through coalitions and strategic partnerships. Previously, Ms. Sinclair served as the Implementation Project Manager for the Medicaid Incentives for Prevention of Chronic Diseases (MIPCD) Technical Support project, a $3.8 million contract with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) designed to test the effectiveness of providing incentives directly to Medicaid beneficiaries of all ages who participate in MIPCD prevention programs. She also provided evaluation support for the Community-Based Care Transitions Program (CCTP) and supported proposal writing efforts. Prior to Econometrica, Ms. Sinclair assisted with grant applications and policy development for the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
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Given the states’ role in funding safety-net programs, as well as the fact that early signs indicate a push towards more privatization of Medicare and Medicaid, states should consider levers to expand local access to palliative care.