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SMAA Workgroup Publishes May 2019 Meeting Notes

The SMAA Workgroup posted the meeting notes from their May 1, 2019, SMAA Workgroup Meeting; highlights from that…


SMAA Workgroup Publishes April 2019 Meeting Notes

The SMAA Workgroup posted the meeting notes from their April 17, 2019, SMAA Workgroup Meeting; highlights from that…


DHCS Confirms Notification Timeline for RMTS Moments with PPL 19-006

On February 13, 2019, DHCS released PPL 19-006—Notification and Response Timeline for Random Moment Time Survey (RMTS)…


DHCS Posts Policy for Submitting Quarterly RMTS Percentage Results to SMAA Website

On January 11, 2019, DHCS announced via email to their SMAA mailing list that they have posted the Policy and Procedure…


National Research Project Needs Your Input

The American Federation of Teachers (AFT) is conducting research into school Medicaid programs across the country in an…


Federal Government Set to Reopen with Temporary Funding Bill through Feb. 8

This morning, the U.S. Senate passed a temporary funding bill to pave the way for keeping the federal government open…


Will a government shutdown impact school-Medicaid payments?

As the deadline looms for the federal government to approve funding for the fiscal year and avoid a shutdown,…


Federal Audit of New Jersey School-Based Medicaid Programs Seeks $300M in Paybacks

The federal Office of Inspector General (OIG) released audit findings of New Jersey's school-based Medicaid programs in…


SDUSD Makes the Case for School Health Services

Michelle Bell, a longtime member of our school Medicaid billing community, was recently featured in an article about…


2017 California Legislation: What Passed & What Didn't

In September, several bills with possible implications for school health programs under consideration by the California…