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Latest ACA Repeal Effort is Devastating and Deliberately Anti-California
Health Access California emailed the following action-alert regarding the current effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act, a bill sponsored by GOP Senators Lindsey Graham and Bill Cassidy. The following message summarizes the bill perfectly and includes steps you can take today to fight the Graham-Cassidy...
Help the California School-Based Health Alliance Set Their 2018 Policy Priorities
DHCS Clarifies Position, Expressly Allows OT & PT Treatment Services Prescribed by LEA-Contracted Physicians
DHCS Issues Clarification on Coordination of Care with Managed Care Plans

News Focus: RMTS
RMTS for LEA Billing — Implementation Advisory Group Publishes August Meeting Summary
The Implementation Advisory Group (IAG) has published minutes from their August 1, 2017 meeting. Of interest: DHCS gave a brief update on SPA 15-021,  noting that on June 9th CMS asked several additional Requests for Information (RAIs). The Department noted that the RAI responses are undergoing final...
LEA Ad-Hoc Advisory Workgroup Publishes June 2017 Meeting Minutes
DHCS Releases Vendor Fee Worksheets for Backcasting & RMTS Invoices
Retroactive Guidance for California’s SMAA-RMTS Program May Signal Mass Invoice Revisions

News Focus: ACA Repeal & Replace
Latest ACA Repeal Effort is Devastating and Deliberately Anti-California
Health Access California emailed the following action-alert regarding the current effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act, a bill sponsored by GOP Senators Lindsey Graham and Bill Cassidy. The following message summarizes the bill perfectly and includes steps you can take today to fight the Graham-Cassidy...
Senate Rejects Slimmed-Down Obamacare Repeal as McCain Votes No
To Protect Children, Senate Republicans Must Drop Medicaid Per Capita Cap
The Medicaid Cap: “Carving Out” Medically Complex Kids Won’t Protect Them