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July 8, 2011

 

 

 
AGENDA
 
MEDICAL SERVICES BOARD OF THE COLORADO
 
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH CARE POLICY AND FINANCING
 
The Capital Center
225 E. 16th Avenue
6th Floor Conference Room
Denver, CO 80203
July 08, 2011
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

 

Paul Melinkovich, President Richard Markley
Linda Andre Wendell Phillips
Jeffrey Cain Ginny Riley
Kathleen Chitty
Mike Stahl
Brenda LaCombe Mary Trujillo-Young
  Vacant
 
 
 
1.         Roll Call
 
 
2.         General Announcements
 
Date and location of the next Medical Services Board meeting:  The next meeting is scheduled to be held Friday, August 12, 2011 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 May 13, 2011 meeting
 
4.        Rules
 
EMERGENCY ADOPTION AGENDA
 

Document 01

MSB 11-06-10-A  
                                              

Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Concerning Colorado Indigent Care Program, Section 8.901& 8.903 (Nancy Dolson, Safety Net)
 
 PERMANENT ADOPTION BY CONSENT AGENDA 

Document 04                           

MSB 11-05-10-A 
                                  
                                    
                             


Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Concerning Reduction to Outpatient Reimbursement, Section 8.300.6.A.1 (Elizabeth Lopez, Rates Section)

 Document 05

MSB 11-04-01-A

Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Concerning Home Health Special Reimbursement of Non-Homebound Dually Eligible Clients, Section 8.528 (Guinevere Blodgett, Benefit Management Section)

 
Document 06

MSB 11-04-14-A

Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Concerning Durable Medical Equipment and Disposable Medical Supplies, Section 8.590.7.I (Jeanine Draut, Benefit Management Section)

 
Document 07

MSB 11-04-14-B

Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Concerning Ambulatory Surgery Centers, Section 8.570.6.B (Jeanine Draut, Benefit Management Section)

 
Document 08

MSB 11-03-08-A

Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Concerning the Prenatal Plus Program, Section 8.748 (Ginger Burton, Benefit Management Section)

 
Document 09

MSB 11-03-22-B|
 

Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Concerning Citizenship and Identity Documentation Requirements, Section 8.100.3.H.11 (Shawn Bodiker, Eligibility Policy Section)

 
Document 10

MSB 11-03-22-A

Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Concerning the Increase in Resource Limit for Medicare Savings Programs, Section 8.100.5.M.1 (Shawn Bodiker, Eligibility Policy Section)

The Medical Services Board voted that testimony on Documents 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09 and 10 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.

 INITIAL APPROVAL AGENDA


Document 11

MSB 10-08-06-A

Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Concerning Telehealth Home Health Services, Section 8.520 (Guinevere Blodgett, Benefit Management Section)

PULLED FROM JULY AGENDA FOR CONSIDERATION LATER

Document 12

MSB 10-10-29-A                               
                         

Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Concerning Long Term Care Screening Guidelines, Section 8.401 (Nora Brahe, Long Term Care Reform Unit)
 CLOSING MOTION FOR RULES AGENDA

 

 
5.         Department Updates
 
•           Budget Update – John Bartholomew, Financial & Administrative Services Office Director.
 
•           HB 09-1293 Update – Chris Underwood, Financial & Administrative Services Office Deputy Director
 
•           Department Update – Sue Birch, Executive Director
 
 
6.         Open Forum for Public Comments
 
(All comments will be limited to a maximum of five minutes unless scheduled in advance.)
 
 
7.         Adjourn