October’s Outreach Events Recap

Highlighted Outreach Events Los Angeles County 10/12 through 10/15 – Outreach coordinators answered questions and shared CCI information during the 44th annual Los Angeles Korean Festival in Los Angeles’ Seoul International Park. Providers, community-based organization representatives, religious leaders, and beneficiaries stopped by the table to get more information.       10/16 – Asian Pacific […] Read More

September’s Outreach Event Recap

Highlighted Outreach Events Los Angeles County 9/8 – Over 100 seniors stopped by an informational table at the City of Arcadia’s Health Fair, Fall into Good Health. Attendees had their questions about Cal MediConnect eligibility and benefits answered by an outreach specialist.     9/23 – Attendees of the Golden Future 50+ Senior Expo took […] Read More

MSSP Transition Framework Released for Stakeholder Comment

As proposed in the Governor’s January 2017 budget, the MultiPurpose Senior Services Program (MSSP) transition into managed care has been delayed to no sooner than January 1, 2020. This reflects the lengthened demonstration period for the Coordinated Care Initiative and will give managed care plans, MSSP sites, stakeholders, and beneficiaries sufficient time to work together […] Read More

August’s Outreach Event Recap

Highlighted Outreach Events Los Angeles County 8/17 – An outreach coordinator staffed an informational table at Monterey Park Senior Center in Monterey Park. Beneficiaries who speak English, Spanish, and Mandarin Chinese received informational materials about the CCI and asked questions. Orange County 8/25 – Outreach coordinators were at the annual two-day NAMI California statewide conference in […] Read More

DHCS Releases Final HRA Plan Letters for LTSS Referrals

The Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) released the final Health Risk Assessment (HRA) plan letters creating a new standardized set of long-term services and supports (LTSS) referral questions for Cal MediConnect and Medi-Cal plans to use with Californians who are dual eligible beneficiaries or Medi-Cal Seniors and Persons with Disabilities. Plans must begin using […] Read More