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MLTC and Medicaid Redesign

MLTC and Medicaid Redesign

New HCBS 30-Month Lookback Policy Sent to CMS for Approval

Comments to CMS on the policy change are due May 9th.

April 13, 2021

MLTC and Medicaid Redesign

Telehealth Survey Closes Dec. 15th

DOH seeking input from providers on telehealth use during COVID-19.

December 14, 2020

MLTC and Medicaid Redesign

State Seeks Feedback on Telehealth Use

Providers encouraged to complete state survey.

December 7, 2020

MLTC and Medicaid Redesign

DOL Issues Notice of Pay Rate Form for Home Care

Notice must be provided to home care workers covered under the state Wage Parity Law upon hire and before a change in pay rate and is required effective Oct. 1st.

October 6, 2020

MLTC and Medicaid Redesign

DOH Issues Regulations on Medicaid Transportation Broker Changes

The proposed regulations are one element of the implementation of the elimination of transportation from the MLTC benefit package. While the regulations take effect on Oct. 1st, the benefit carve-out is effective April 1, 2021.

September 29, 2020

MLTC and Medicaid Redesign

2020-21 Budget Implementation Measures On Deck Regarding Home Care

Department moving ahead on changes to HCBS lookback, independent assessment for personal care and CDPAS, wage parity, and more.

July 21, 2020

MLTC and Medicaid Redesign

Overview Provided on 2020-21 State Budget Wage Parity Amendments

Changes apply to CHHAs, LHCSAs, LTHHCPs, FIs, and managed care plans.

June 23, 2020

MLTC and Medicaid Redesign

DOH Updates and Enhances MLTC Directory

Online plan directory now includes links to member handbooks, provider directories, and other information.

February 25, 2019

MLTC and Medicaid Redesign

Independence Care System to Cease Operations

Transition details and future plans announced.

January 15, 2019

MLTC and Medicaid Redesign

Continuity of Care Exception to Licensed Home Care Services Agency Cap Expanded

In a "Dear Administrator Letter," the Department of Health announced that managed long term care (MLTC) plan contracts with LHCSAs that are intended to continue care for new enrollees, who transfer from a plan that has closed, merged with another plan, or narrowed its service area, are not counted in determining compliance with the MLTC LHCSA network cap.

December 17, 2018
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