DHCS Confirms State Plan Amendment (SPA) 15-021 is Officially ‘On the Clock’

On Tuesday, February 11, DHCS sent an email announcing they had formally submitted the State Plan Amendment (SPA)15-021 to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), who has 90 days to review the package. On Wednesday, February 12, during a DHCS Workgroup meeting, DHCS confirmed that CMS accepted the submission and will adhere to the expected decision date of May 11, 2020.

DHCS advised they look forward to an approval and will provide any and all updates as they are received.

To learn more about SPA 15-021 and changes to the LEA Billing program click here: SPA 15-021 Overview.