RedMane Technology Wins Alaska Integrated Eligibility System (ARIES) Support Contract
RedMane Technology LLC, a Chicago-based software solutions and systems integration firm, was awarded a contract by Alaska’s Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS), Division of Public Assistance (DPA) to provide ongoing maintenance of the state’s public assistance eligibility system.
The Alaska Integrated Eligibility Services (ARIES) system support contract involves RedMane working closely with Alaska technical and business staff to ensure the eligibility system is properly performing, meeting security requirements, compliant with governmental regulations, and continually enhanced to address state priorities.
The ARIES system has over 400 internal users, an externally facing self-service portal, and a connection to the federally facilitated healthcare marketplace. It currently issues MAGI Medicaid for over 200,000 Alaskans, and is growing to support all existing public assistance programs.
RedMane will provide expertise to Alaska across cloud, agile, eligibility, project management, development, business analysis, user experience, security, and system administration, among other areas.
“We are delighted to partner with Alaska to maintain, operate, and enhance this most important system,” said Tony Lakier, RedMane’s president. “We have successfully implemented, supported, and optimized eligibility and enrollment systems for almost 20 years. Our people are rightfully excited to engage with State of Alaska staff on this most vital initiative.”
About the Alaska Department of Health and Human Services
The Alaska Department of Health and Human Services promotes and protects the health and wellbeing of Alaskans. The department focuses on whole person care by leveraging evidence based, data driven practices and care models to make the most appropriate care available to recipients at the appropriate cost.
RedMane provides software solutions and systems integration services that address complex, real-world challenges. Our human services expertise includes child welfare, child support, eligibility, and case management. We are a problem-solving company. Technology is just one of our tools. To learn more about RedMane, visit redmane.com.