In this newsletter – New NAMD Report on Medicaid Value-base Purchasing; Access Rule; Medicaid Provider Enrollment Compendium; MedPAC Proposes Changes to Part D

NAMD Update Update March 29, 2016 From the NAMD Desk   NAMD Welcomes Meghan Davey as Director in New Jersey Meghan Davey was appointed Director of the Division of Medical Assistance and Health Services (DMAHS) in February 2016.  DMAHS administers New Jersey’s $17 billion state- and federally- funded Medicaid and...

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In this newsletter – NAMD Comments on Duals; Responds on Prescription Drug Value; Hill News; Report on Drug Pricing Trends

NAMD Update Update March 16, 2016 From the NAMD Desk   NAMD Comments on Dual Eligible Issues in Medicare Payment Notice NAMD recently submitted comments to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on the draft 2017 Advance Notice and Call Letter. The Advance Notice and Call Letter contains...

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In this newsletter – NAMD Seeking Policy and Data Analyst; CMS Basis Health Program Funding; Core Quality Measures; D-SNPs, Duals Demo Plans; Hill Happenings LTSS

NAMD Update Update March 1, 2016 From the NAMD Desk   On NAMD’s Radar This Week Later this week NAMD will hold its monthly All Director call to provide Medicaid Directors with updates on several policy issues, as well as to allow Directors an opportunity to interact informally with their...

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NAMD Supports Payment Adjustment for Duals-Focused Plans; CMS Finalizes 90/10 E&E Funding; Senate Advances Reconciliation Bill Repealing ACA Provisions; MACPAC Releases 2015 Medicaid Data Book

NAMD Update Update December 8, 2015 From the NAMD Desk   RECAP: Hot Topics at NAMD’s December All-Director Call Last week, NAMD held its monthly all-Director calls for states to discuss policy and operational issues. During the call, participants discussed a range of issues, including: CMS engagement with states on...

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Newsletter – New NAMD Website; Fall Meeting Materials; Medicaid PERM Rates; Forum on Pharmaceutical Innovation

NAMD Update Update November 24, 2015 From the NAMD Desk   Check out NAMD’s New Look! NAMD is pleased to announce the launch of our redesigned website! Our website now offers a modern, professional, and streamlined user experience to deliver the same high-quality NAMD content to Medicaid Directors, their staff,...

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