Weekly Roundup

December 19, 2012

In Focus:

Texas Issues Rural STAR+PLUS RFP

Roundup:

California court upholds provider rate cut
Washington to expand Medicaid
New York Exchange approved
Colorado receives CHIPRA bonus
Florida MMA ITN expected soon
Georgia plans for physician fee increase

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December 12, 2012

In Focus:

HHS Issues FAQ for States on Exchange, Medicaid Issues

Roundup:

Ohio and CMS finalize dual eligible MOU
Pennsylvania provides guidance on enhanced primary care rates
Idaho updates stakeholders on dual eligible demonstration, health home model

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December 5, 2012

In Focus:

Massachusetts Duals Plan Readiness Review Checklist

Roundup:

California releases dual eligible data reports
Illinois releases draft managed care roll-out plan
Florida Senate ACA Implementation committee met this week
Georgia provides additional details on Medicaid ABD care coordination
Louisiana issues LTC Care Coordination RFI

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November 28, 2012

In Focus:

California Rural Medicaid Managed Care Expansion RFA

Roundup:

Florida finalizes Medicaid MCO rates for FY13
Dual eligible demo MOU timing updates in California, Illinois
Updated timeline for non-risk ABD program in Georgia
Ohio, Indiana Governors announce they do not intend to build state-based Exchanges

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November 14, 2012

In Focus:

CMS Medicaid Managed Care Enrollment Report

Roundup:

Illinois Announces dual eligible demonstration awards
Health policy implications of Puerto Rico elections
Deadlines for dual eligible MCOS to file with CMS for 2014
Deadline for states to submit insurance exchange plans pushed back

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November 7, 2012

In Focus:

Arizona Acute Care Medicaid MCO RFP

Roundup:

Washington D.C. releases Medicaid managed care RFP
California releases Medicaid managed care RFP for rural service areas
California agrees to rate settlement structure with Health Net
Oregon withdraws dual eligible demonstration proposal
Georgia considers ASO model for ABD

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October 31, 2012

In Focus:

Highlights from Kaiser/HMA 50 State Medicaid Survey

Roundup:

Illinois receives CMS approval for Cook County early expansion waiver
Washington state receives CMS approval for MFFS duals demonstration
Washington D.C. to release Medicaid managed care RFP soon
Nebraska releases risk-based behavioral health RFP
Wisconsin announces MLTC contract awards

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October 24, 2012

In Focus:

Private Health Insurance Exchanges

Roundup:

Sacramento County approved for Medicaid coverage expansion initiative
Vanguard’s Medicaid MCO acquisition in Michigan receives approval
Illinois delays dual eligible awards another week
Florida state agencies submit budget requests

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October 17, 2012

In Focus:

Medicaid Managed Care Enrollment Update - Q3 2012

Roundup:

Texas releases draft RFP for STAR+PLUS program in rural areas
Ohio health homes program for SMI launched
Medicaid MCO acquisition in New York
Illinois announces CCE/MCCN awardees

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October 10, 2012

In Focus:

New Jersey Medicaid Waiver Receives CMS Approval

Roundup:

Arizona releases Maricopa Behavioral RFP
Oregon issues qualified health plan RFA for the Exchange
Wisconsin reviews dual eligible demonstration applications
Texas names new Medicaid / CHIP Director

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