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*  1915 (b) Medicaid Waiver Renewal Listening Session - Webinar
Medicaid Waiver Renewal Listening Session - Webinar Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm The North Carolina Division ... Medicaid Waiver. Your feedback helps us know what is working well and what recommendations should be... ... of Medical Assistance (DMA) is preparing to renew the 1915 (b) ... Medicaid Waiver. Your feedback helps us know what is working ... Medicaid Waiver Renewal Listening Session - Webinar. Calendar. General Calendar Date. Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 1:30 pm - 3 ...
  https://www.nccdd.org/calendar/973.html
*  Legislative Update: A Busy Week as Lawmakers Address Several Issues of Interest to Physicians | North Carolina Medical Society
Budget talks focused on Medicaid provider cuts; workers' comp, health benefit exchanges, and scope of practice issues were also ... Budget talks focused on Medicaid provider cuts; workers' comp, health benefit exchanges, and scope of practice issues were also ... New Medicaid cuts included a variety of optional service reductions or eliminations that could threaten the integrity of the ... The Senate proposed a Medicaid provider cut of 3%, higher than the 2% proposed by the House. Physicians, whose rates have been ...
  http://www.ncmedsoc.org/legislative-update-a-busy-week-as-lawmakers-address-several-issues-of-interest-to-physicians/
*  The Role of Supports in Successful Labor Force Entry for Youth with Disabilities | ASPE
Medicaid expansions, such as the Buy-in, that weaken the link between SSI and Medicaid eligibility will help address this issue ... Under the BBA, states may also extend Medicaid benefits (or the option to "buy in" to Medicaid) to working individuals who meet ... which further expanded Medicaid eligibility to children, regardless of disability, in low-income families. Medicaid funds are ... 24 It will be important for evaluations of the Medicaid buy-in and other state Medicaid initiatives to examine whether their ...
  https://aspe.hhs.gov/basic-report/role-supports-successful-labor-force-entry-youth-disabilities
*  Legislative commissions and non-standing committees and interim studies :: State Publications
46 MEDICAID/HEALTH CHOICE DENTAL ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES..........................................46 MEDICAID/MEDICARE DUAL ... 46 MEDICAID/HEALTH CHOICE DENTAL ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES..........................................46 MEDICAID/MEDICARE DUAL ... Scope: Shall conduct a survey of pharmacy providers participating in the Medicaid program to determine the cost of dispensing a ... Scope: Shall conduct a survey of pharmacy providers participating in the Medicaid program to determine the cost of dispensing a ...
  http://digital.ncdcr.gov/cdm/compoundobject/collection/p249901coll22/id/288622/show/389710/rec/4
*  Blog Posts from 2013 : Health & Medicine Policy Research Group
Under HFS' leadership, Illinois' Medicaid managed care (MMC) model is based on an 'all-in' approach where all Medicaid services ... Transition to Medicaid Managed Care in Illinois. In July of 2013, Health & Medicine Policy Research Group developed a report: " ... Develop a Medicaid managed care legislative subcommittee under the auspices of the Human Services Committee.. Conclusion. ... BIP offers State Medicaid programs a financial incentive to offer home- and community-based services (HCBS) as an alternative ...
  http://hmprg.org/Pages/Blog+by+Year?Year=2013
*  42 CFR 435.945 - General requirements. | US Law | LII / Legal Information Institute
This proposed rule proposes to implement provisions of the Medicaid statute pertaining to Medicaid eligibility and appeals. ... This final rule finalizes new Medicaid eligibility provisions; finalizes changes related to electronic Medicaid and the ... Medicaid and CHIP, and Medicaid Premiums and Cost Sharing." The proposed rule provided for the close of the comment period to ... Medicaid and CHIP, and Medicaid Premiums and Cost Sharing; Correction. GPO FDSys XML , Text. ...
  https://www.law.cornell.edu/cfr/text/42/435.945
*  Utah's HCBS ID/RC Waiver - Wikipedia
"Medicaid Home and Community Based Services Options."WellCare Medicaid Policy Papers. (2013): n. page. Web. 26 Nov. 2013. . Fox- ... www.medicaid.gov/Medicaid-CHIP-Program-Information/By-Topics/Long-Term-Services-and-Support/Home-and-Community-Based-Services/ ... contracts with the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (the federal government's Medicaid administering body) in order to ... "REVIEW OF THE MEDICAID 1915(c) HOME AND COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES WAIVER PROGRAM LITERATURE AND PROGRAM DATA." Final Report for ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Utah%E2%80%99s_HCBS_ID/RC_Waiver
*  The Affordable Care Act, Specialized Transportation Services for Adults
Table 1 on page 3 'Medicaid 1915(c) Waiver Expenditures on Community, Nonmedical Transportation for Older Adults and Adults ... ACA transportation benefits can help states and communities balance their Medicaid programs by supporting home- and community- ... with Physical Disabilities: FY 2010' provides helpful state-by-state overviews about the use of Medicaid waivers for nonmedical ...
  https://www.aarp.org/ppi/issues/livable-communities/info-2015/expanding-specialized-transportation.html
*  Mental health reform in North Carolina - Wikipedia
"North Carolina Medicaid Statistics". Medicaid.gov. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Archived from the original on 16 ... Medicaid "is a health insurance program for low-income individuals and families who cannot afford health care costs. Medicaid ... Starting in 2005, the state established one LME as a pilot Medicaid managed care vendor through the use of the Medicaid 1915 (b ... Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. "Medicaid Waivers". Watson, Michael (10 March 2010). "DHHS 1915 b/c Waiver Entity ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mental_health_reform_in_North_Carolina
*  Federal Waivers
Florida Medicaid Access Monitoring Review Plan (AMRP) Report and Public Input. State Plan Programs. Program of All-Inclusive ... Home and Community-Based Services Waivers programs are the federally approved Medicaid programs authorized by Title XIX of the ... This waiver provides non-emergency transportation services to eligible Medicaid recipients. Florida's Concurrent Section 1915(b ... Coverage is available for up to two years after loss of Medicaid eligibility. ...
  http://ahca.myflorida.com/Medicaid/Policy_and_Quality/Policy/federal_authorities/federal_waivers/index.shtml
*  Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services: Results From a 50-State Survey of Enrollment, Spending, and Program Policies | The...
Streamlining Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services: Key Policy Questions * Medicaid Section 1115 Managed Long-Term ... Total Medicaid spending on HCBS across the three main programs was $58.5 billion in 2014, an increase of three percent from the ... Medicaid HCBS Enrollment and Spending Trends, 2004-2014. Nearly 3.2 million people received HCBS through one of the three main ... Key Medicaid HCBS State Policies, 2016. Most of the 24 states with capitated MLTSS programs in 2016 already were implementing ...
  https://www.kff.org/medicaid/report/medicaid-home-and-community-based-services-results-from-a-50-state-survey-of-enrollment-spending-and-program-policies/
*  Family Caregiving to the Elderly by Employed Persons: The Effects on Working Caregivers, Employers, and Federal Policy -...
... of the Medicaid statute, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services may waive certain federal requirements to permit states ... Medicaid/Supplemental Security Income (SSI). One group of family caregivers may receive further support from the government, ... 11, (May 22, 2001). 49 For example, 22% of the potential working population of caregivers to Medicaid patients certified as ... 82 Gary Smith, Pamela Doty, and Janet O'Keeffe, Supporting Informal Caregiving (under Medicaid), an issue brief prepared for ...
  https://www.everycrsreport.com/reports/RL31755.html
*  Highlights, fiscal and budgetary actions :: State Publications
10.37) Adjust Provider Rates 54 $109,693,468 R Rebases the Medicaid budget to adjust for changes in the number of Medicaid ... 10.37) Adjust Provider Rates 54 $109,693,468 R Rebases the Medicaid budget to adjust for changes in the number of Medicaid ... 10.41) Benchmark Health Choice to Medicaid 37 ($225,000) R ($250,000) R Adjusts Medicaid provider reimbursement rates. The ... 10.41) Benchmark Health Choice to Medicaid 37 ($225,000) R ($250,000) R Adjusts Medicaid provider reimbursement rates. The ...
  http://digital.ncdcr.gov/cdm/ref/collection/p249901coll22/id/637994/
*  Home & Community Based Services Final Regulation | Medicaid.gov
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. A federal government managed website by the. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services ... Actuarial Report on the Financial Outlook for Medicaid * Section 223 Demonstration Program to Improve Community Mental Health ... Actuarial Report on the Financial Outlook for Medicaid * Section 223 Demonstration Program to Improve Community Mental Health ... Press Release - Final regulations for HCBS provided under Medicaid's 1915(c), 1915(i) and 1915(k) authorities ...
  https://www.medicaid.gov/medicaid/hcbs/guidance/hcbs-final-regulation/index.html
*  Commissioners reluctant to pony up funds for mental health | YES! Weekly
Medicaid waiver, a framework that governs the flow of federal funding to serve residents with mental illness diagnoses, ... and then after December the funding from Medicaid will start flowing into that," County Manager Dudley Watts said. "It does not ... The agency is restructuring in January under what is known as a 1915(b)/(c) ...
  http://yesweekly.com/Commissioners-reluctant-to-pony-up-funds-for-mental-health-a18599/
*  Joint Legislative Oversight Committee on Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Substance Abuse Services : report to...
The MOA stated that only LMEs would implement STR for both Medicaid and non- Medicaid eligible consumers. The rational for this ... The MOA stated that only LMEs would implement STR for both Medicaid and non- Medicaid eligible consumers. The rational for this ... Wainwright then gave several financing recommendations which included: 1) Expand Medicaid eligibility; 2) Pursue Medicaid ... Wainwright then gave several financing recommendations which included: 1) Expand Medicaid eligibility; 2) Pursue Medicaid ...
  http://digital.ncdcr.gov/cdm/compoundobject/collection/p249901coll22/id/29101/show/29099/rec/16
*  Medicaid fee for service reimbursement and the delivery of human services for individuals with developmental disabilities or...
Medicaid fee for service reimbursement and the delivery of human services for individuals with developmental disabilities or ... States submit a Medicaid plan and HCBS waivers to the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). CMS reviews and ... The federal share of Medicaid reimbursement in Kansas is 60 percent. The state portion is 40 percent.. Once a Medicaid plan and ... In Kansas and Sedgwick County, Medicaid is an essential resource. The state depends on Medicaid to cover the cost of services ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/article/Medicaid-fee-service-reimbursement-delivery/250033482.html
*  Joint Legislative Oversight Committee on Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Substance Abuse Services : report to...
3. Under the State Medicaid program, individuals seeking to qualify for Medicaid must provide certain documentation as evidence ... 3. Under the State Medicaid program, individuals seeking to qualify for Medicaid must provide certain documentation as evidence ... discussed the suspension of Medicaid benefits and Medicaid enrollment for recipients in institutions for mental disease or ... discussed the suspension of Medicaid benefits and Medicaid enrollment for recipients in institutions for mental disease or ...
  http://digital.ncdcr.gov/cdm/compoundobject/collection/p249901coll22/id/29101/show/29098/rec/20
*  Search | Home/Community Services | Search Results | The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
The Affordable Care Act's Impact on Medicaid Eligibility, Enrollment, and Benefits for People with Disabilities. Medicaid is an ... Helping Consumers Manage Long-Term Services and Supports in the Community: State Medicaid Program Activities. The Medicaid ... Medicaid managed long-term services and supports (MLTSS) waivers approved to date by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid ... Medicaid Long-Term Services and Supports: Key Considerations for Successful Transitions from Fee-For-Service to Capitated ...
  https://www.kff.org/tag/homecommunity-services/?paged=3&orderby=relevance&layout=grid
*  Key Themes in Capitated Medicaid MLTSS - Key Themes - 8655 | The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
Historically, the Medicaid program has had a structural bias toward institutional care because state Medicaid programs must ... www.medicaid.gov/Medicaid-CHIP-Program-Information/By-Topics/Waivers/Waivers_faceted.html.. ... www.medicaid.gov/Medicaid-CHIP-Program-Information/By-Topics/Waivers/Waivers_faceted.html.. ... www.medicaid.gov/Medicaid-CHIP-Program-Information/By-Topics/Waivers/Waivers_faceted.html. ...
  https://www.kff.org/report-section/key-themes-in-capitated-medicaid-mltss-key-themes/
*  II. Study Approach | ASPE
The nature of our study is exploratory with the goal to understand how a handful of states have implemented Medicaid MLTSS ... MI Medicaid Managed Specialty Support & Services Program. 1915(b)/(c) 1998. IDD & MH. X. X. ... The nature of our study is exploratory with the goal to understand how a handful of states have implemented Medicaid MLTSS ... Medicaid Waiver for MH/DD/SA Services 1915(b)/(c). 2005. IDD, MH & SA. X. X. ...
  https://aspe.hhs.gov/report/quality-managed-long-term-services-and-supports-programs/ii-study-approach
*  Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services Waivers - Wikipedia
Medicaid waiver Olmstead v. L.C. Least restrictive environment Florida Medicaid waiver North Carolina's 1915(b)(c) Waiver ... Under an HCBS waiver, states can use Medicaid funds to provide a broad array of non-medical services (excluding room and board ... This provision along with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services guidance on Olmstead compliance led to rapid adoption by ... Shirk, Cynthia (3 March 2006). "Rebalancing Long-Term Care: The Role of the Medicaid HCBS Waiver Program". Washington, D.C.: ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medicaid_Home_and_Community-Based_Services_Waivers
*  Benefits and Cost-Sharing for Working People with Disabilities in Medicaid and the Marketplace - Appendix 1 - 8644 | The Henry...
Table 11: Cost-Sharing in Medicaid and the Marketplace in Ohio. Cost-Sharing Type. Medicaid State Plan. Medicaid New Adult ABP ... Table 7: Cost-Sharing in Medicaid and the Marketplace in Kentucky. Cost-Sharing Type. Medicaid State Plan. Medicaid New Adult ... Table 5: Cost-Sharing in Medicaid and the Marketplace in California. Cost-Sharing Type. Medicaid State Plan. Medicaid New Adult ... Medicaid State Plan*. Medicaid New Adult ABP. Marketplace QHP**. Mental health and substance use treatment services. -Inpatient ...
  https://www.kff.org/report-section/benefits-and-cost-sharing-for-working-people-with-disabilities-in-medicaid-and-the-marketplace-appendix-1/
*  Indiana Association for Infant and Toddler Mental Health DC 0-3 R Crosswalk to DSM and ICD Systems - PDF
Access to Care Standards 11/25/03 Eligibility Requirements for Authorization of Services for Medicaid Adults & Medicaid Older ... 2015 Florida Medicaid Managed Medical Assistance (MMA) Level of Care Guidelines Optum By United Behavioral Health 2015 Florida ... Medicaid Managed Specialty Supports and Services Concurrent 1915(b)/(c) Waiver Program FY 16 Attachment P4.7.4 FY16 Amendment # ... TECHNICAL REQUIREMENT FOR SED CHILDREN FINAL REVISED April 10, 2012 (10/2/15) revised 11/5/15 REGARDING: 1) MEDICAID ...
  http://docplayer.net/17548281-Indiana-association-for-infant-and-toddler-mental-health-dc-0-3-r-crosswalk-to-dsm-and-icd-systems.html
*  VII. Guide to Agency Programs 132 DSHS Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services - PDF
... developing any required Medicaid waivers or Medicaid state plan amendments pertaining to Medicaid-funded mental health services ... Texas Medicaid Program and Mental Health Texas Medicaid Program and Mental Health Overview and Funding PRESENTED TO the House ... Florida Medicaid: Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services Florida Medicaid: Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services Beth ... DSHS also works collaboratively with HHSC to maximize Medicaid funding and to make changes as necessary to the Medicaid state ...
  http://docplayer.net/917822-Vii-guide-to-agency-programs-132-dshs-mental-health-and-substance-abuse-services.html