The APHSA, NASCCA, and NAPIPM
joint letter on child care improper payments can be located at http://www.
The AASD and NAPIPM
boards also have an opportunity to participate in conference calls with the U.
The NAPIPM board believes that although the amount per state is small, the overall impact for APHSA's budget will be substantial in this time of tight finances for all of us.
APHSA also provides excellent staff support to NAPIPM by acting as a liaison between NAPIPM and other affiliates; participating in monthly board calls; and helping to prepare and coordinate the annual conference.
NAPIPM National Association for Program Information and Performance Measurement an affiliate of the American Public Human Services Association
For the last year, the board members from NSDTA and NAPIPM
have been meeting and talking about how we would come together for this conference.
The NAPIPM partnered with APHSA and the National Association of State TANF Administrators to raise concerns with OMB and HHS about whether a TANF National Payment Error Rate, based only on eight states, was reflective of the TANF goals Congress has set for states.
NAPIPM members work routinely with TANF, SNAP, Medicaid, CHIP, LIHEAP and Child Care programs.
In recent years NAPIPM has expanded its focus to encompass data collection, corrective action, program assessment, federal performance incentives and performance-based budgeting.
NAPIPM was the first to identify the impact of the Improper Payments Information Act of 2002, which greatly expanded efforts to identify and reduce erroneous payments in government programs and activities; several NAPIPM conference workshops have centered on this topic.
Other NAPIPM workshops have focused on a wide range of topics, such as: