RMTS for LEA Billing – Implementation Advisory Group Publishes February Meeting Summary

The Implementation Advisory Group (IAG) provided the following updates from their February 2, 2016 meeting:

  • DHCS has a meeting scheduled with CMS for January 26 to discuss the Request for Additional Information (RAI) submitted by CMS following their initial review of State Plan Amendment 15-021.
  • The group is reviewing several RMTS Implementation Guides from other states and a federal audit of Massachusetts’ school-based direct health services program which utilizes RMTS in preparation for the drafting of an LEA Billing Program RMTS Implementation Guide for California.
  • Topics for California’s RMTS Implementation Guide are being outlined by the IAG; DHCS plans to begin developing this Guide in the next few months.


The next meeting is set for March 1, 2016.

Feedback for the IAG, including questions or concerns, can be submitted using the online Stakeholder Feedback Tool.


About the Implementation Advisory Group: The IAG is a a curated group of stakeholders that are working to address issues related to the transition of the LEA Medi-Cal Billing Option Program to RMTS. See the IAG’s RMTS Quick Profile Page for a general summary of how RMTS will be incorporated into the LEA program.