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

The Implementation Advisory Group (IAG) has published minutes from their November 8, 2016 meeting, and discussed the…


New Laws Impacting California's School Medicaid Programs

Throughout the year, Paradigm tracks various state bills that have the potential to impact California's school-based…


CMS Approves California's SMAA Program Manual

On Thursday, November 10, DHCS released the final CMS approved manual and invoice template for the School-Based…


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

The Implementation Advisory Group (IAG) has published minutes from their October 4, 2016 meeting, and discussed several…


OIG Publishes New State Audits of School-Based Medicaid Programs

The federal Office of Inspector General (OIG) has published new audit reports of school-based administrative and health…


School Health Services Questionnaire Released by California's Department of Education

California's Department of Education (CDE) has teamed up with the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) to gather…


DHCS Launches New Webpage for SMAA Workgroup Meeting Summaries

On Monday, DHCS SMAA Chief, Tony Teresi, announced that DHCS had created a new page on their website to house meeting…


Governor Vetoes Senate Bill 123, SMAA Program Improvements

Governor Jerry Brown has vetoed Senate Bill 123, a bill authored by Senator Carol Liu to legislate recommendations by…


California Quietly Rolls Out School Medicaid Billing for Non-IEP/IFSP Students

Following the December 2014 repeal of the federal Free Care rule, this week the Department of Health Care Services…


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

The Implementation Advisory Group (IAG) has published minutes from their September 13, 2016 meeting, which included a…