RMTS for LEA Billing — Implementation Advisory Group Publishes May Meeting Summaries

The Implementation Advisory Group (IAG) has published minutes from their meetings on May 4th and May 31st, including the following updates: The IAG is actively seeking stakeholder feedback regarding a technical software “wish list." This list includes reports and functionality that would be beneficial for users in three major categories: Time Survey Participant (TSP) Management, RMTS...

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

The Implementation Advisory Group (IAG) provided the following updates from their April 5, 2016, meeting: DHCS discussed stakeholder feedback regarding an inquiry as to whether RMTS coders would need to determine whether direct health service moments coded to Code 2 were actually billed with proper supporting documentation by a qualified Medi-Cal provider. Belief is that the coder will be...

RMTS for LEA Billing — Implementation Advisory Group Publishes March Meeting Summary

The Implementation Advisory Group (IAG) provided the following updates from their March 1, 2016 meeting: DHCS has submitted the first phase of responses to CMS' Request for Additional Information (RAI). DHCS and CMS will hold a conference call mid-March to discuss the Department's Phase I responses. DHCS received several points of feedback from program coordinators and other...

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...

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...

RMTS for LEA Billing – Implementation Advisory Group Publishes December 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 December 9, 2015 meeting: DHCS is still waiting for CMS' response to the initial submission of State Plan Amendment (SPA) 15-021, which was submitted on September 20,...