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Medicaid and CHIP Managed Care Final Rule (CMS 2390-F) Implementation Dates

On April 21, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule on managed care in Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). This document contains a table that serves as a reference guide to the implementation dates for provisions in the final rule.

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Medicaid and CHIP Managed Care Final Rule (CMS 2390-F) Improving the Quality of Care for Medicaid Beneficiaries

On April 21, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule on managed care in Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). The final rule enhances transparency in Medicaid and CHIP managed care, supports states in contracting with health plans that offer higher-value care, improves consumer and stakeholder engagement, and, where feasible, aligns quality measurement and improvement in Medicaid and CHIP managed care with other systems of care.

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Medicaid and CHIP Managed Care Final Rule (CMS 2390-F) Modernizing Medicaid and CHIP Managed Care

On April 21, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule on managed care in Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). This final rule updates the options available and provides increased flexibility to states and Medicaid and CHIP managed care plans to communicate with beneficiaries.

Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/67758

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Medicaid and CHIP Managed Care Final Rule (CMS 2390-F) Strengthening the Delivery of Managed Long Term Services and Supports

On April 21, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule on managed care in Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). As states increasingly turn to managed care to deliver long term services and supports (MLTSS) to seniors and people with disabilities enrolled in Medicaid, CMS has strengthened approaches to MLTSS programs and beneficiary protections, while allowing states flexibility in program design and administration.

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Medicaid and CHIP Managed Care Final Rule (CMS 2390-F) Strengthening Program and Fiscal Integrity and Accountability

On April 21, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule on managed care in Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). This document discusses how the final rule will strengthen the fiscal integrity of Medicaid and CHIP managed care.

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Medicaid and CHIP Managed Care Final Rule (CMS 2390-F) Strengthening States’ Delivery System Reform Efforts

On April 21, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule on managed care in Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP).The final rule contains several provisions designed to strengthen states’ delivery system reform efforts and support local priorities and initiatives while ensuring quality of care for Medicaid beneficiaries.

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Medicaid and CHIP Managed Care Final Rule (CMS 2390-F) Strengthening the Consumer Experience

On April 21, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule on managed care in Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)This final rule updates the options available to states and Medicaid and CHIP managed plans to communicate with beneficiaries.

Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/67754

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Medicaid and CHIP Managed Care Notice of Proposed Rule Making (CMS 2390-F) Strengthening Managed Care in CHIP

On April 21, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule on managed care in Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). The rule, which is the first overhaul of Medicaid and CHIP managed care regulations in more than a decade, advances the Administration’s efforts to modernize the health care system to deliver better care, smarter spending, and healthier people.

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Medicaid and CHIP Managed Care Final Rule (CMS 2390-F) Improved Alignment with Medicare Advantage and Private Coverage Plans

On April 21, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule on managed care in Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). The rule, which is the first overhaul of Medicaid and CHIP managed care regulations in more than a decade, advances the Administration’s efforts to modernize the health care system to deliver better care, smarter spending, and healthier people.

Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/67752

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Community First Choice: Final Report to Congress

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the Community First Choice (CFC) Final Report to Congress. This CFC benefit allows states the option of adding home and community-based attendant services and supports to their State plans. The CFC report is required by the Affordable Care Act. The findings from four states that have implemented the Community First Choice benefit -- California, Montana, Maryland, and Oregon-- are described in the report

Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/67506

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