cal mediconnect

Re-Release of the Draft Los Angeles County Enrollment Strategy & Upcoming Stakeholde​r Call

The Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) is re-releasing the draft Los Angeles County Enrollment Strategy for public comment. Comments on previous versions of the proposal were received in July 2013 with 28 entities responding and December 2013 with 18 entities responding. Important changes in LA County have lead DHCS to re-release the LA enrollment document prior to finalization. Understanding this policy has gone through […] Read More

Re-Release of the Draft Los Angeles County Enrollment Strategy & Upcoming Stakeholde​r Call

The Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) is re-releasing the draft Los Angeles County Enrollment Strategy for public comment. Comments on previous versions of the proposal were received in July 2013 with 28 entities responding and December 2013 with 18 entities responding. Important changes in LA County have lead DHCS to re-release the LA enrollment document prior to finalization. Understanding this policy has gone through […] Read More

Cal MediConnect Program Update

In an effort to keep interested parties informed and apprised on the latest developments related to Cal MediConnect, the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) is pleased to offer this roundup, which includes news items of interest and upcoming stakeholder participation opportunities. 90 Day Notice and Envelope Available DHCS committed to stakeholders that they would […] Read More

California Awarded Grant From CMS To Fund A Cal MediConnect Ombuds Program

The State of California was recently awarded a Federal grant from the Centers of Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to support and establish a program to perform ombudsman services for Cal MediConnect. The Cal MediConnect Ombuds Program will be an important consumer protection for all Cal MediConnect enrollees, ensuring that individual issues can be addressed. These […] Read More

DHCS Webinar: What Physicians Need to Know About the Coordinated Care Initiative

As part of a comprehensive outreach and education effort, the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) is pleased to offer an educational webinar for physicians and other providers on this topic. Building on two years of stakeholder discussions, the CCI integrates delivery of medical, behavioral, and long-term care services. It also includes the Cal MediConnect program, […] Read More