Newsletter: NAMD Fall Meeting One Week Away

Update October 27, 2015 From the NAMD Desk ¬† NAMD Fall Meeting One Week Away! NAMD’s annual Fall Meeting, the premier conference on Medicaid in the nation, is less than one week away! U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Burwell will kick off the meeting. Thought leaders from the states...

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Newsletter: Fall Conference; Rate Development Guide; ICD-10; Hill News; State Medicaid Leadership

FROM THE NAMD DESK -2015 Fall Conference Early Bird Registration Ends This Week! -RECAP: The Board Discusses Key Policy Issues with CMCS REG UPDATE -CMS Releases Final 2016 Rate Development Guide -ICD-10 Implementation This Week -CMCS IB on Exchange Information Risk Standards -Efforts to Prevent Opioid Dependency -CMS Awards MCH...

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Newsletter: Fall Conference; CMS SNAP Data Update; DOL FLSA; Hill News; Draft Report on New Cholesterol Medicines

FROM THE NAMD DESK -Our Newsletter Has a New Look! -NAMD Fall Conference REG UPDATE -CMS Letter Updates States on Use of SNAP Data for Eligibility -HHS Releases Notice on Nondiscrimination Rules -DOL Announces 30-Day FLSA Non-Enforcement Period; Sends Letter to Governors HILL UPDATE -Congress Return form Summer Recess with Full...

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Newsletter: CMS Chart to Track HCBS Transition Plans; Mental Health Legislation; Outpatient Drug Rule; Medicaid Expenditure Data

FROM THE NAMD DESK -NAMD Holds Monthly All-Director Call REG UPDATE -CMS Publishes Chart to Track HCBS Rule Transition Plans, Follow-Up Communications -CMS Issues FAQ on Claiming Administrative Match for Medicaid Provider Training -Medicaid Covered Outpatient Drug Rule Currently Under OMB Review -CMS Publishes FY 2014 Q2, Q3 Medicaid Expenditure...

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Newsletter: Medicaid’s 50th Anniversary; State Jobs; ICD-10; GAO Report on Key Medicaid Issues

FROM THE NAMD DESK -NAMD Celebrates Medicaid’s 50th Anniversary -NAMD Releases Statement on Association’s Comments on Medicaid Managed Care NPRM JOBS -Nebraska Opening for Chief Clinical Officer -DCHCF Has Three Openings REG UPDATE -Guidance Signals Opportunity for Comprehensive SUD Reform, SUD Treatment in IMDs -CMS Issues FAQ Clarifying Medicare ICD-10...

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Newsletter: CMS ICD-10 FAQ; NAMD Job Opening; Medicaid LTSS; Medicaid at 50 Hearing

FROM THE NAMD DESK -NAMD Congratulates New Hawaii Medicaid Director Judy Mohr Peterson -CMS Issues ICD-10 FAQ with Hold Harmless Policy -Issue Brief Explores Efforts to Address Low-risk, Primary C-Sections in Medicaid JOBS -NAMD Seeking Policy Analyst -Two Vermont Openings REG UPDATE -CMS Publishes NPRM to Modernize Long-Term Care Facility...

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Newsletter: 1115 Waivers; Chronic Care; Jobs Available; HCBS; Delivery System and Payment Reform

FROM THE NAMD DESK -RECAP: NAMD July All-Director Call -NAMD Executive Director Testifies before House E&C on 1115 Waivers -NAMD Sends Letter to Senate Finance Committee Chronic Care Workgroup JOBS -Nevada Seeking Administrative Services Officer -Oregon Looking for Chief Health Systems Officer (Medicaid Director) -North Dakota Seeking Medicaid Director -NAMD...

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Newsletter: NAMD Comments on Rate Development, Mental Health Parity; 340B Ceiling Price Calculations; MACPAC Report to Congress; Medicaid Program Integrity

FROM THE NAMD DESK -NAMD Welcomes New North Carolina Medicaid Director Dave Richard -NAMD Submits Comments to CMS on 2016 Draft Medicaid Managed Care Rate Development Guide -NAMD Submits Comments on Proposed Rule on Mental Health Parity in Medicaid -NAMD Nominated for Service on NQF’s MAP Dual Eligibles Workgroup JOBS...

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