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

The Implementation Advisory Group (IAG), 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, provided the following updates from their January 12, 2016 meeting:

  • DHCS confirmed that they received CMS’ Request for Additional Information (RAI) in response to the initial submission of the State Plan Amendment (SPA) 15-021.
  • DHCS requested that LEA and other stakeholder comments and questions regarding the RAI questions be sent to the LEA Inbox (LEA@dhcs.ca.gov) and include “SPA 15-021 RAIs” as the subject line.
  • IAG discussed the RAI questions and provided feedback to DHCS.
  • IAG reviewed oversight and monitoring requirements in other states related to RMTS for school-based direct health service billing program.

The next meeting is set for February 2, 2016.

See the IAG’s RMTS Quick Profile Page for a general summary of how RMTS will be incorporated into the LEA program.

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