Policy Brief

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…


Timeline: California's Free Care Challenge, Updated October 2013

Written for distribution at the 2013 National Alliance for Medicaid Education, Inc. (NAME) Conference, this updated…


Policy Brief: California's Free Care Challenge, Updated October 2013

Written for distribution at the 2013 National Alliance for Medicaid Education, Inc. (NAME) Conference, this policy…


RMTS Sample Universes: Does a Split Universe Make Sense for California?

Since June of 2012, the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) has been negotiating the details of a new…


Assessing Audit Compliance in a RMTS Program

This policy brief provides a summary of findings from recent school Medicaid program audits by the federal Office of…


2012 Legislative and Regulatory Review

This annual review summarizes legislative and regulatory changes from the past year that affect school Medicaid…


National Study of RMTS, August 2011 Policy Brief with New Foreword

California's school MAA program is undergoing significant change as it looks to solidify a new claiming methodology…


Policy Brief: Coordinator Perspective on School Medi-Cal Programs, Results from Paradigm's Policy Impact Survey

Earlier this year, Paradigm’s Policy & Research Division distributed a Policy Impact Survey to more than 170…


Policy Brief: Electronic Signatures for California's MAA Program

The California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) will begin accepting electronic signatures in lieu of manual…


2011 Legislative and Regulatory Review

This annual review summarizes legislative and regulatory changes from the past year that affect school Medicaid…