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MSB Meeting Agenda - December 12, 2010






The Capital Center

225 E. 16th Avenue

6th Floor Conference Room

Denver, CO 80203

December 10, 2010

9:00 A.M.








Paul Melinkovich, President

Brenda LaCombe


Alan Eisenberg, Vice President

Richard Markley


Linda Andre

Wendell Phillips


Jeffrey Cain

Ginny Riley


Kathleen Chitty

Mike Stahl



Mary Trujillo-Young 



1.    Roll Call


2.    General Announcements


Date and location of the next Medical Services Board meeting:  The meeting will be held Friday, January 14, 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 November 12, 2010 meeting


4.    Rules

Emergency Adoption Agenda

Document 01

MSB 10-07-15-B

Revisions to the Medicaid Eligibility Citizenship Documentation Requirements, Section 8.100.3 (Ann Clemens, Eligibility Specialist)

Permanent Adoption by Consent Agenda

Document 02

MSB 10-07-02-A

Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Concerning School Health Services, Section 8.290.(Kim Eisen,  State Programs and Federal Financing)

The Medical Services Board voted that testimony on Document 01 is complete and that this item 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 03

MSB 10-10-26-A

Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Community Mental Health Services Program Capitation Rate Setting, Section 8.215.6.C (Jed Ziegenhagen, Rates Division)

Initial Approval Agenda

Document 04

MSB 10-10-15-A

Revision to the Medical Assistance Rules Concerning Provider Appeals, Section 8.505 (Challon Winer, Contracts and Monitoring)

Document 05

MSB 10-09-21-A

Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Concerning Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment Services, Section 8.747 (Anna Davis, Benefit Management Section)

Document 06

MSB 10-07-10-A

Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Concerning the Rewrite for the Consumer Directed Attendant Support Services Rule, Section 8.510 (Michelle Rogers, Long Term Benefits Division)

Motion for Consent Agenda

Closing Motion for Rules Agenda

Department Updates


·   HB 09-1293 Update – Chris Underwood, State Programs & Federal Financing Division (Handout)


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

Reasonable accommodations will be provided upon request for persons with disabilities.  Please notify the Board Coordinator at 303-866-4416 or at one week prior to the meeting to make arrangements.






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