Revised MSSP Transition Framework Released

The Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) has released a revised framework for transitioning the Multipurpose Senior Services Program (MSSP) to managed care, reflecting stakeholder feedback received during the public comment period in the fall of 2017. As proposed in the Governor’s January 2017 budget, the MSSP transition into managed care has been delayed to no […] Read More

November’s Outreach Events Recap

Los Angeles County 11/3 – Over 2,000 people attended the 17th annual Women’s Health and Beauty Expo in Pasadena. Beneficiaries, caregivers, and relatives of dual-eligible beneficiaries learned more about Cal MediConnect’s health coverage options. Attendees expressed concern over the difficulty of navigating the health care system alone and were interested in learning about care coordination. […] Read More

Cal MediConnect Helping Connect Duals to Home-and Community-Based Services

The UCSF Community Living Policy Center and the UC Berkeley Health Research for Action Center recently examined the Home- and Community-Based Services (HCBS) provided through Cal MediConnect (CMC). In their research brief, the authors discuss best practices as well as challenges faced by HCBS agencies and CMC plans. The researchers collected the data from Cal MediConnect […] Read More

Help Raise Awareness and #FightFlu This Season!

Join the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for Flu Day of Action on December 6, 2017. Share the message that getting an annual flu vaccination is important for beneficiaries and their families, care providers, and community members. Amplify your organization’s commitment to combating the flu this season by tweeting, blogging, and sending newsletters […] Read More