1115 Waiver, DSRIP and MRT
1115 Waiver, DSRIP and MRTLong Term Care Must Be a Focus of New Medicaid Waiver, LeadingAge NY Urges in Written Comments
The association's comments to CMS on the State's proposed $13.5 billion waiver emphasized the need for funding mechanisms designed for dual eligibles and the long term care and aging services providers that serve them.
- October 24, 2022
1115 Waiver, DSRIP and MRT1115 Medicaid Waiver Public Forum Materials Posted
In case you missed the MRT Waiver public forum on Sept. 28th, the DOH presentation slides, a recording of the presentation and public comments, and a transcript have been posted here.
- October 11, 2022
1115 Waiver, DSRIP and MRTLeadingAge NY Calls for Investment in Long Term Care and Aging Services at Medicaid Waiver Forum
LeadingAge NY's remarks focused on the failures of prior waivers to invest in services for older adults and the pressing need for a renewed emphasis on the long term care system given demographic changes. Comments on the 1115 waiver amendment are due on Oct. 19th.
- October 4, 2022
1115 Waiver, DSRIP and MRTState to Hold Annual Forum on Medicaid 1115 Waiver
The virtual forum, which pertains to the existing waiver, not the proposed amendment, will be held on Sept. 28th from 1 to 4 p.m. Written comments may be submitted through Oct. 10th.
- September 6, 2022
1115 Waiver, DSRIP and MRTLeadingAge NY Comments on Medicaid 1115 Waiver Request
- May 20, 2022
1115 Waiver, DSRIP and MRTLeadingAge NY Highlights Need for Dedicated Investment in Aging Services in 1115 Waiver Comments
LeadingAge NY's written comments called for targeted funding and strategies to support older adults and the long term care providers that serve them, including investments in quality, workforce, and affordable housing with services. DOH posted slides and a recording of the waiver hearings.
- May 20, 2022
1115 Waiver, DSRIP and MRTDOH Releases Final Update to Medicaid Value-Based Payment Roadmap
Under the proposed 1115 waiver, the value-based payment framework described in the Roadmap will drive a substantial investment in the State's health system.
- May 17, 2022
1115 Waiver, DSRIP and MRTDOH Convenes Public Hearings on Draft Medicaid Waiver
LeadingAge NY presented comments focusing on the draft waiver's startling omission of the needs of older adults and meaningful investment in the long term care system.
- May 10, 2022
1115 Waiver, DSRIP and MRTDOH Releases 1115 Medicaid Waiver Request and Solicits Comments
The waiver would invest $13.5 billion over five years in the health care system to address health disparities and health care delivery issues. Virtual public hearings will be held on April 28th and May 3rd. Written comments are due by May 13th.
- April 19, 2022
1115 Waiver, DSRIP and MRTLeadingAge NY Submits Testimony for Assembly Medicaid Hearing
LeadingAge NY's testimony focuses on the inadequacy of Medicaid rates, the lack of State support for long term care during the pandemic, and the resulting workforce shortages. The hearing was postponed until Nov. 1st due to severe weather predictions.
- October 26, 2021
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