Ms. Cindy Mann Deputy Administrator and Director Center for Medicaid, CHIP and Survey & Certification Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services U.S. Department of Health & Human Services 200 Independence Avenue, S.W. Washington, D.C. 20201 Dear Ms. Mann: Medicaid Directors are facing the most difficult budgetary challenge in recent memory. We are committed to maintaining […]

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Medicaid Directors are facing the fearsome challenge of preserving their programs in the face of the most serious budgetary crises in decades. One type of action that must be considered is adjustments in provider reimbursement rates. Yet there is substantial uncertainty for states in the Ninth Circuit about the scope of our authority in this […]

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