NAMD’s First Annual Medicaid Operations Survey highlights the diversity and complexity of the job of state Medicaid Director. The summary and accompanying chartbook include responses from 45 of NAMD’s members. The survey yielded significant findings regarding the nation’s Medicaid programs and its leadership. Read the full report here. View the accompanying chartbook here.
On July 10th, 2012, the National Association of Medicaid Directors (NAMD) convened a meeting of state Medicaid directors, leaders from the Centers for Medicaid and CHIP Services (CMCS) and the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) to discuss how states can drive innovation through Medicaid. Participants from eleven states identified a number of areas […]
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 responded to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) solicitation for public input on two potential methodologies for converting current State Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) net income eligibility standards to equivalent modified adjusted gross income (MAGI) standards. Read the full letter here. Read the original solicitation for public input from […]
The National Association of Medicaid Directors (NAMD) is engaging states in shared learning around how Medicaid directors can drive payment and delivery system innovations. Many states are facing ongoing budget challenges that put pressure on Medicaid Directors to find cost savings in their programs wherever they can. To a large extent, states have addressed the […]
In the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision about the Affordable Care Act’s Medicaid expansion provisions, NAMD submitted an initial list of questions to the Centers for Medicaid and CHIP Services (CMCS). Read the full letter here.
NAMD submitted comments to the Centers for Medicaid and Medicaid Services in response to the proposed rule, “Payments for Services Furnished by Certain Primary Care Physicians and Charges for Vaccine Administration Under the Vaccine for Children Program.” Read the full letter here.
NAMD sends letter to U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Sebelius in support of duals integration demonstrations. Read the full letter here. Read the response from HHS here.