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PPL 21-034: Opportunities for COVID-19 testing in schools and the impact on Local Educational Agency Medi-Cal Billing Option Program (LEA BOP)

PPL 21-034   On Monday, November 22, DHCS released an email regarding Policy and Procedure Letter 21-034. This…


Policy & Procedure Letter Round Up

Policy & Procedure Letter Round Up    Over the last few weeks, DHCS released several Policy & Procedure…


PPL 21-015: Unsatisfactory Immigration Status Beneficiaries in the LEA Billing Program

PPL 21-015: Unsatisfactory Immigration Status Beneficiaries in the LEA Billing Program On July 16, DHCS released an…


Enacted 2021/22 State Budget

Enacted 2021/22 State Budget On July 9, the 2021/22 California Budget was passed and signed. In it, the proposed…


Revised 2021/22 State Budget Proposal Summary

Revised 2021/22 State Budget Proposal Summary As anticipated, this month, Governor Newsom released his proposed May…


Renewal of Determination That a Public Health Emergency Exists

Renewal of Determination That a Public Health Emergency Exists On April 15, 2021, Xavier Becerra, the Secretary of…


PPL 20-001: Claiming Reimbursement for Participation Fee

PPL 20-001: Claiming Reimbursement for Participation Fee On Friday, January 15, DHCS released PPL 20-001. The purpose…


California Proposed 2021/22 Budget Summary

California Proposed 2021/22 Budget Summary On Friday, January 8, Governor Newsom released his 2021/22 Budget Summary.…


PPL 20-052 TCM Costs in the SMAA Program

PPL 20-052 TCM Costs in the SMAA Program On Monday, December 7, 2020, DHCS sent out an email confirming that Policy…


Roundup of Recently Published PPLs for California’s LEA Billing Program

California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) has sent out another round of LEA Billing Policy and Procedure…