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DHCS is Hosting Training Series
In preparation for the approval of State Plan Amendment (SPA) 15-021 that is anticipated to be approved by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on or before May 11, 2020, DHCS is hosting a series of trainings—dates and times are below. DHCS noted they will issue invitations via email a few...
DHCS Confirms State Plan Amendment (SPA) 15-021 is Officially ‘On the Clock’
DHCS News Roundup
Healthy Schools Campaign Hosts Free Webinar on School Medicaid Opportunities

News Focus: RMTS
DHCS is Hosting Training Series
In preparation for the approval of State Plan Amendment (SPA) 15-021 that is anticipated to be approved by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on or before May 11, 2020, DHCS is hosting a series of trainings—dates and times are below. DHCS noted they will issue invitations via email a few...
DHCS Releases Report with Final Results of SMAA Deferral & Backcasting Process
PPL 19-011R—Random Moment Time Survey (RMTS) Sampling Requirements—Now Available on DHCS Website
DHCS Posts Training Slides and FAQs for Their LEA Medi-Cal Billing Program SPA 15-021 Implementation Training

News Focus: National Matters
Healthy Schools Campaign Hosts Free Webinar on School Medicaid Opportunities
Date: September 24, 2019 Time: 1PM - 2PM, CDT About the Webinar This introductory webinar will explore the following questions: - What is Medicaid and what does it cover—in and out of school? - How can school districts leverage Medicaid to enhance school health services? - What is the free care...
New Push in California for Later Middle, High School Start Times—EdSource
Medi-Cal Enrollment Among Immigrant Kids Stalls, Then Falls. Is Fear To Blame?—California Healthline
Pending CMS Guidance on Medicaid Block Grants: Executive Overreach Strikes Again—Center for Children and Families