Meredith Hughes


Meredith Hughes, JD, MPH, is a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Graduate School of Public Health and the Health Policy Institute at the University of Pittsburgh. She received her law degree and Master of Public Health from the University of Pittsburgh. Her previous experience includes working as a consultant at Sellers Dorsey, where she supported the implementation and ongoing operations of Pennsylvania’s new mandatory managed LTSS program, Community HealthChoices, and working as a Policy Analyst at the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC), where she co-authored a series of reports on health care spending growth and cost containment and helped advise the BPC Governors’ Council on Medicaid policy issues. Her research focuses on Medicaid managed LTSS, home and community based services (HCBS) waiver authorities, aging and disability, family caregivers, and long-term care.