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July 9, 2010 MSB Agenda

AGENDA

 

MEDICIAL SERVICES BOARD OF THE COLORADO
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH CARE POLICY AND FINANCING
The Capitol Center
225 East 16th Avenue
Denver, CO 80203
July 9, 2010
9:00 A.M.
 

The mission of the Department of Health Care Policy and Financing is to improve access to
cost-effective, quality health care services for Coloradans.

 

MEDICAL SERVICES BOARD MEMBERS

Ginny Riley, President

Alan Eisenberg                                    

Paul Melinkovich, Vice President

Richard Markley

Linda Andre

Wendell Phillips

Jeffrey Cain

Mary Trujillo-Young

Kathleen Chitty

Vacant

 

Vacant


 

1.  Roll Call

 

2.  General Announcements

 

Date and location of the next Medical Services Board meeting: The meeting will be held Friday, August 13, 2010 beginning at 9:00 a.m. at The Capitol Center, 225 East 16th Avenue, Denver, CO 80203, in the Sixth Floor Conference Room.

 

It is the policy of this Board and the Department to remind everyone in attendance that this facility is private property. The capacity of the meeting room is 38. Please do not block the doors or stand around the edges of the room. Please be respectful of others on the floor and do not congregate in the hall outside the meeting room. Please turn cell phones off while in the meeting room as they interfere with the recording equipment.

 

3.  Approval of the minutes from the June 11, 2010 meeting

 

4.  Rules
 

 

FINAL PERMANENT ADOPTION BY CONSENT AGENDA

Document 01
MSB 10-05-18-A 
                                  
Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Concerning Enforcement Remedies, Section 8.435 (Janice Brenner, Nursing Facilities Section)
Document 02
MSB 10-06-02-B 
 
Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Concerning Ambulatory Surgery Centers, Section 8.570.6.B (Eric Wolf, Benefit Management Section)
Document 03
MSB 10-06-02-A 
 
Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Concerning Durable Medical Equipment and Disposable Medical Supplies, Section 8.590.7.I (Anna Davis, Benefit Management Section)
Document 04
MSB 10-05-25-A 
 
Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule for Outpatient Hospital Reimbursement, 8.300 (Jeremy Tipton, Rates Section)
Document 05
MSB 10-05-20-A 
 
Children’s Basic Health Plan Rule Change to Allow for Ex Parte Redetermination, Section 140.1 A and B (Annie Lee Child Health Plan Plus Division)
Document 06
MSB 10-04-23-A 
 
Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Concerning Medicaid Redeterminations, Section 8.100.3.Q. (Ann Clemens, Eligibility Section)
Document 07
MSB 10-04-08-A 
 
Revisions to the Medicaid Eligibility Rules Concerning the Increase in Resource Limit for Medicare Savings Programs, §8.100.5.M (Shawn Bodiker, Eligibility Section)

The Medical Services Board voted that testimony on Documents 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06 and 07 is complete and that these items be placed on a consent agenda for final permanent adoption. Board members may remove rules from the consent agenda to consider further comments.

 

PERMANENT ADOPTION AGENDA

Document 08
MSB 10-03-09-A 
                                  
Revision Eligibility Rule to Expand Income Eligibility for the Children’s Basic Health Plan to 250% of the Federal Poverty Level, Section 110.1D (Annie Lee, Child Health Plan Plus Division)

 

INITIAL APPROVAL AGENDA

Document 09
MSB 10-06-09-A 
                                  

Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Concerning Medicaid Income Verification §8.100.4.B. & 8.100.5.B. (Ann Clemens, Eligibility Section)
Document 10
MSB 10-06-15-A 
 
Children’s Basic Health Plan Rule Change to Allow Self-Declaration of Income, Section 130.1A and 150.2 (Annie Lee, Child Health Plan Plus Division)
Document 11
MSB 10-06-09-B 
 
Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Concerning Medicaid Special Immigrants §8.100.3.G. (Ann Clemens, Eligibility Section)
Document 12
MSB 10-06-15-B 
 
Children’s Basic Health Plan Rule Change to Remove Time Limits for Eligibility for Iraqi and Afghan Special Immigrants, Section 110.1B (Annie Lee, Child Health Plan Plus Division)

 

MOTION FOR CONSENT AGENDA

 
CLOSING MOTION FOR RULES AGENDA


 

 

5.  Department Updates
 

  • HB 09-1293 Update – Chris Underwood, State Programs & Federal Financing Division
  • CHP+ Update – Laura Gerard, Child Health Plan Plus Division
  • Colorado Health and Health Care Profiles – Katie Brookler, Strategic Projects
  • Legislative Implementation & Budget Update – Ginny Brown, Legislative Liaison
  • Unexplained Variation in Care – Sandeep Wadhwa, Deputy Executive Director of Medical & CHP+ Program Administration Office

 

 

6.  Open Forum for Public Comments

(All comments will be limited to a maximum of five minutes unless scheduled in advance.*)

 

7.  Adjourn

 

* Arrangements for open forum comments and presentations can be made by contacting the Board coordinator by mail at 1570 Grant Street, Denver, CO 80203; by phone at 303.866.4416; or by e-mail at judith.carey@state.co.us.