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Medicaid Section 1115 waivers flexible approach to approving demonstrations could increase federal costs : report to the Ranking Minority Member, Committee on Finance, U.S. Senate by United States. General Accounting Office

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Other titlesFlexible approach to approving demonstrations could increase federal costs
StatementUnited States General Accounting Office.
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Finance.
LC ClassificationsHD7102.U4 U55 1995c
The Physical Object
Pagination87 p. :
Number of Pages87
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL544596M
LC Control Number96124608

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COVID Waiver Demonstrations. On Janu , the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) declared a public health emergency, effective as of Janu , for the entire United States to aid the nation’s healthcare community in responding to the novel Coronavirus. On Ma , the President declared the ongoing Coronavirus Disease (COVID) . Section Medicaid Expansion Waivers: A Look at Key Themes and State Specific Waiver Provisions 4 eligibility, adding a high deductible health savings account, offering a healthy behavior. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) evaluates Section waiver requests to assure that federal Medicaid expenditures will not exceed what would have occurred without the proposed demonstration, and that waivers will promote the objectives of the Medicaid program.   Section Medicaid demonstration waivers provide states an avenue to test new approaches in Medicaid that differ from what is required by federal statute. Waivers Author: Elizabeth Hinton.

Section Medicaid Waivers. Pending Section Medicaid Waivers; The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation Headquarters: Berry St., Suite , San Francisco, CA | . Section Waiver Flexibilities; Coronavirus Disease (COVID) SPA and Waiver Processing. Waiver Toolkit; CHIP SPA Toolkit; Medicaid SPA Toolkit; Medicaid and CHIP Eligibility & Enrollment Webinars; Medicaid. Medicaid State Plan Amendments; Access to Care. Access Monitoring Review Plans; Program Integrity. National Correct Coding Initiative. Edit Files.   The Medicaid Program has offered states Section waivers as an innovative way to demonstrate state-specific approaches to address important policy and implementation issues related to care delivery through shifts over the years in priorities across different administrations. One key reason states have obtained Section waivers to date is to expand coverage to childless adults. There are 24 states that provide coverage to adults without dependent children through Author: Robin Rudowitz.

Florida’s Section Research and Demonstration Waivers Managed Medical Assistance Waiver The Managed Medical Assistance program provides primary and acute medical care, and behavioral health and dental services for the majority of Medicaid recipients. Recipients receive their services through competitively selected health plans. Section of the Social Security Act gives the Secretary of Health and Human Services authority to approve experimental, pilot, or demonstration projects that promote the objectives of the Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) programs. Medicaid Section Demonstration Waivers provide states with flexibility to test new approaches within Medicaid to aid in redesigning and improving their health systems without increasing costs. Alaska's Waiver. state Section waiver proposals to condition Medicaid on meeting work requirements. Arkansas, Indiana, and New Hampshire have approved Section Medicaid waivers containing work requirements. Section waivers with work requirements are pending in Alabama, Arizona, Kansas, Maine, Michigan, Mississippi, Ohio, South Dakota, Utah, and File Size: KB.