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Federal Government Set to Reopen with Temporary Funding Bill through Feb. 8
This morning, the U.S. Senate passed a temporary funding bill to pave the way for keeping the federal government open through February 8, 2018. The bill still needs to pass the U.S. House, and is expected to do so easily. A permanent funding bill would need to be passed prior to February 8 to avoid...
Will a government shutdown impact school-Medicaid payments?
RMTS for LEA Billing—Implementation Advisory Group Publishes October Meeting Summary
LEA Ad-Hoc Advisory Workgroup Publishes August 2017 Meeting Minutes

News Focus: RMTS
RMTS for LEA Billing—Implementation Advisory Group Publishes October Meeting Summary
The Implementation Advisory Group (IAG) has published minutes from their October 3, 2017 meeting. Of interest: Navigant presented the technical RMTS “Wish List” items that were discussed during previous IAG meetings. The IAG discussed these items with DHCS and asked for them to be considered in...
Federal Audit of New Jersey School-Based Medicaid Programs Seeks $300M in Paybacks
Save the Date: SMAA RMTS Coder Training
RMTS for LEA Billing — Implementation Advisory Group Publishes August Meeting Summary

News Focus: ACA Repeal & Replace
Republicans will not vote on Graham-Cassidy — admitting defeat on Obamacare repeal again
"Senate Republicans have admitted defeat on Obamacare repeal — again. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced Tuesday afternoon that he will not bring the Graham-Cassidy bill — the latest GOP repeal bill, which had gained steam this month — to a vote this week. With every Senate Democrat opposed to...
Latest ACA Repeal Effort is Devastating and Deliberately Anti-California
Senate Rejects Slimmed-Down Obamacare Repeal as McCain Votes No
To Protect Children, Senate Republicans Must Drop Medicaid Per Capita Cap