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…


LEA Billing Program Legislative Report FY 2018/19

As part of a requirement to submit annual reports to the California Legislature on the state of the LEA Medi-Cal…


California to Spend Additional $650M On Special Education

California’s method of funding special education will become streamlined and a little more equitable, thanks to a…


PPL 20-031: Random Moment Time Survey (RMTS) Participant Equivalency Process

On Friday, July 31, 2020, California DHCS released PPL No. 20-031 outlining the process and requirements for its RMTS…


State Superintendent Tony Thurmond Releases Guidance Document on Safe Reopening of California's Public Schools

On Monday, June 8, 2020, State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Tony Thurmond announced that CDE has released a…


A turning point: California education leaders speak out about racism and police brutality

“…We feel that silence is complicity: We must put an end to these incidents now. No matter how difficult, we must…


PPL 20-014: CA Telehealth Policy Relative to the 2019 - Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

On Monday, May 11, 2020, DHCS released PPL 20-014, titled “Telehealth Policy Relative to the 2019 -Novel Coronavirus…


Can California schools put safety measures in place in time to open early? Many district leaders skeptical

After Governor Newsom shared his four-phases to returning to normal life, with phase two including the re-opening of…