Tag Archives: Long-Term Services and Supports

September 22 Webinar Materials Available

September 23, 2015
The webinar covered the consumer protections provided under the CCI. The webinar also provided a detailed summary of what benefits will be provided by Cal MediConnect plans and a review of what long term services and supports are being integrated into managed care.

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Promising Practices: Webinar #1 Recording and Materials

September 3, 2015
Webinar Recording and Materials 8/27/15
Promising Practices: The Aging and Disability Resource Connection (ADRC), a rural collaboration between the Independent Living Center—FREED, Area 4 Agency on Aging, and other LTSS and safety net providers, Grass Valley, California

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Civil Rights Protections and MLTSS

September 26, 2013
A webinar on September 16, 2013 that discussed the implications of the US Supreme Court's Olmstead Decision for MLTSS, and that addressed some of the more common compliance questions raised by managed care providers.

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Coordinated Care Initiative (CCI) BASICS: Preparing for Changes

August 22, 2013
Coordinated Care Initiative (CCI) BASICS: Preparing for Changes." This webinar provided an updated overview of California's plan to enroll seniors and people with disabilities who have both Medicare and Medi–Cal into managed care and integrate Long–Term Services and Supports (LTSS).

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Eligibility and Enrollment for Exchanges, Medicaid and CHIP

February 21, 2013
DREDF expresses significant concerns and provides extensive comments and recommendations on certain aspects of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services proposed rule regarding Medicaid, Children's Health Insurance Programs, and Exchanges: Essential Health Benefits in Alternative Benefit Plans, Eligibility Notices, Fair Hearing and Appeal Processes for Medicaid and Exchange Eligibility Appeals and Other Provisions Related to Eligibility and Enrollment for Exchanges, Medicaid and CHIP, and Medicaid Premiums and Cost Sharing

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HCBS Documents relating to the Coordinated Care Initiative

February 6, 2013
We are deeply concerned that California's proposed policy will restrict the scope, amount, and duration of Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) to managed health plan beneficiaries who receive both Medicaid and Medicare. Our letter enumerates our concerns and ongoing questions.

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