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California Changes Policy to Allow Claiming of Staff Funded with LEA Billing Reimbursements on MAA Invoice

On July 13, 2011, the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) released PPL 11-013, notifying LEAs who…


PPL 11-013: Inclusion of SACS Resource Code 5640 on California School MAA Invoices

Notification that Local Educational Agencies participating in both Local Educational Agency Medi-Cal Billing Option and…


Enhanced Medicaid Match Rates Expired on June 30, 2011

 On Wednesday, June 30, 2011, the increased Federal Matching Percentage (FMAP) expired nationwide. The increased FMAP…


California State Budget Enacted for 2011-12: AB 3632 Mandate Repealed

The California mandate on county mental health (CMH) departments to provide mental health services to eligible special…


Policy Brief: ARRA Special Education Funding

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009 includes approximately $136.3 billion in health-related…


Building Healthy Communities: Outcome One -- All Children Have Health Coverage

As part of a larger series funded by the California Endowment, the Building Healthy Communities series focuses on 10…