Medicaid & CHIP: October Monthly Applications and Eligibility Determinations Report

This report is the first in a series of monthly reports on State Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) data, and represents State Medicaid and CHIP agency eligibility activity for the calendar month of October 2013, which coincides with the first month of the initial open enrollment period for the Health Insurance Marketplace. Read the full CMS report here...   ...

Deferral Resolution and New Plan Milestone Timeline Approval Letter

Effective October 23, 2013, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has granted approval to the California  Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) for the methodology developed to resolve all deferred costs for school based administrative claims and a request to permit interim claiming for school based administrative costs incurred during State Fiscal Year (SFY) 2013/2014. The...

Draft CMS Review of California’s School Based Administrative Claiming Program

This draft Financial Management Report (Control Number 09-FM-2012-CA-01-D) was sent to California's Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) by the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on April 16, 2013 for review and response. Following the incorporation of DHCS feedback, CMS will issue a final report on their review of California's school MAA claiming program. Read the...

Medicaid School-Based Administrative Claiming Guide, May 2003

The CMS Medicaid School-Based Administrative Claiming Guide provides federal guidance on the proper administration of state-operated school-based administrative claiming programs. The Guide does not supersede any statutory or regulatory requirements. Rather, it clarifies and consolidates CMS’ guidance on how to meet these statutory and regulatory requirements and explains the application of such...

Medicaid and School Health: A Technical Assistance Guide

This federal guide contains specific technical information on the Medicaid requirements associated with seeking payment for eligible direct medical services rendered in a school-based setting. Download the CMS 1997 Technical Assistance Guide...