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Projection Request for Proposals (RFP) Tentative Consolidated Task Timeline

RFP process:

• October 13, 2008: Date RFP is issued.
• October 21, 2008: Deadline for submission of written questions from
prospective respondents.
• October 24, 2008: Conference call with prospective respondents.
• October 28, 2008: State provides written responses to submitted written
questions.
• November 10, 2008: Proposal due from responders.
• November 19, 2008: Anticipated date for choosing contractor.
• December 8, 2008: Contract in place.
• December 9, 2008: Contractor begins work.
• December 2008: Half-day kick-off meeting at MDH.

Task One: Establish Projected Minnesota Health Spending Growth Rates for Calendar Years 2007 to 2018

• March 2, 2009:

Contractor submits preliminary written report with projected health spending growth rates and methodology on how projections were constructed and what adjustments made to nation growth forecast.

• April 1, 2009 and April 1, 2010: Contractor submits final written report.

Task Two: Provide Recommendations on Improving Methodology for Estimating Health Spending

• February 16, 2009: Contractor provides preliminary written recommendations for improving the estimation methodology.
• March 2, 2009: Contractor submits final written report with recommendations.

Task Three: Annually Review and Certify Actual total Private and Public Health Spending Estimates

• April 1, 2010: MDH provides 2008 spending estimates to contractor.
• May 1, 2010: Contractor certifies health spending estimates for calendar
year 2008.


Updated Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 04:26PM