Schools Ask for Easier Access to Medicaid for Special Education Services

Education Week has published an article highlighting proposed changes to the IDEA parental consent requirement. It includes information supporting the positive fiscal and administrative impacts this change would have on schools seeking Medicaid reimbursement for direct health services provided to eligible special education students, and features commentary from National Alliance for Medicaid in Education (NAME) Governmental Affairs & Public Relations Committee Chair, John Hill.

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