The National Association of Medicaid Directors (NAMD), the National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disabilities Services (NASDDDS), and the National Association of States United for Aging and Disabilities (NASUAD) joined together to send a letter to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) concerning the new home and community-based services (HCBS) regulation. Read […]
NAMD sent a letter to U.S. Department of Labor Secretary Thomas Perez concerning the application of the Fair Labor Standards Act to certain Medicaid home care providers. Read the full letter here. Read the DOL’s response to NAMD here.
NAMD submitted recommendations to the federal Commission on Long-Term Care which focus on Medicaid-specific issues and dynamics the Commission should reflect in its report to Congress. Read the full letter here.
NAMD sent a letter to the Office of Management and Budget calling for additional review and analysis of the Department of Labor’s proposed rule, “Application of the Fair Labor Standards Act to Domestic Service,” (RIN 1235-AA05). Read the full letter here.
NAMD advanced the names of Massachusetts Medicaid Director Dr. Julian Harris and Ohio Medicaid Director John McCarthy to serve on the federal Long Term Care Commission established by the Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012. Read the full letter to President Obama here. Read the full letter to Speaker Boehner here. Read the full letter to […]
NAMD Issues Policy Recommendations on Managed Long Term Services and Supports NAMD sends letter to Centers for Medicaid and CHIP Services (CMCS) Director Cindy Mann with recommendations to modernize and strengthen federal policies and business procedures for managed long term supports and services (MLTSS) programs. Read the full letter here.
NAMD sent a letter to U.S. Department of Labor Secretary Hilda Solis, requesting an extension of the comment period of the proposed regulation, “Application of the Fair Labor Standards Act to Domestic Service,” (RIN 1235-AA05). The current deadline is February 27, 2012. NAMD requested a 60-day extension to provide states more time to fully assess […]