Demonstration MOU Signed by State and Federal Governments

The Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) and the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced March 27, 2013 a signed Duals Demonstration Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to integrate care for dual eligible beneficiaries as a component of California’s Coordinate Care Initiative (CCI). Click here for the full text of the MOU, a […] Read More

Behavioral Health Coordination Implementation Documents

In the duals demonstration, participating health plans will be responsible for providing enrollees access to all medically necessary behavioral health services (mental health and substance use disorder treatment) currently covered by Medicare and Medi-Cal. While all Medicare-covered behavioral health services will be the responsibility of the health plans under the demonstration and included in their […] Read More