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November 2013

  

November 2013
  
AGENDA
MEDICAL SERVICES BOARD OF THE
COLORADO DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH CARE POLICY AND FINANCING
The Capitol Center
225 E. 16th Avenue
6th Floor Conference Room
Denver, CO 80203
November 8, 2013
9:00 A.M.

The mission of the Department of Health Care Policy and Financing is to improve health care access and outcomes for the people we serve while demonstrating sound stewardship of financial resources.
 
MEDICAL SERVICES BOARD MEMBERS
 
Mike Stahl, President
Richard Markley                                        
Brenda LaCombe, Vice President    Paul Melinkovich                           
Christy Blakely Ginny Riley
Timothy Fox Donna Roberts
Patricia Givens Mary Trujillo-Young
Bregitta Hughes  

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, December 13th, 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. When necessary, the Department will provide overflow space with listening capabilities via audio streaming and staff support.  Board members and the Department will make certain that all attendees who want to testify on a proposed rule or in the open forum are given the opportunity to do so. Please turn cell phones off while in the meeting room as they interfere with the recording equipment.
 
3.  Approval of the Minutes from the September 2013 meeting
 
4.  Rules
 
Final Permanent Adoption
MSB 13-08-27-A  
Revision to the Medical Assistance Home and Community Based Service Brain Injury Waiver, Rule Concerning Consumer Directed Attendant Support Services (CDASS), Section 8.515.2 (Definitions of Services Provided), (Candie Dalton and Colin Laughlin, Long Term Services and Supports Waiver Operations Unit)            
MSB 13-07-15-A
Revision to the Medical Assistance Health Program Services and Supports Rule Concerning the Disorders of Sex Development or Intersex Surgical Remediation (Intersex Surgery) Benefit Coverage Standard Incorporation by Reference, Section 8.300.3.D (Kimberley Smith, Health Programs Service and Supports Cross Policy Unit, and Chris Acker, Health Programs Service and Supports Benefits Section)
 
Initial Approval Agenda
MSB 13-09-24-A  
Revision to the Medical Assistance Health Program Services and Supports Rule Concerning Emergency Ambulance Services Benefit Coverage Standard Incorporation by Reference, Section 8.305, (Kimberley Smith, Health Programs Service & Supports Managed Care Section)                             
MSB 13-02-22-A
Revision to the Medical Assistance Rule Concerning Consumer Directed Attendant Support Services, 10 CCR 2505-10, Section 8.551 (Candie Dalton, Long Term Services and Supports Waiver Operations Unit)
 
Closing Motion For Rules Agenda


5.  Open Forum for Public Comments
      (All comments will be limited to a maximum of five minutes unless scheduled in advance.**)
6.  Department Updates
  • HB 1293 Update-Nancy Dolson, Finance Office Special Financing Division
  • Waiver Presentation - Sarah Roberts, Long Term Services and Supports Operations Division and Bonnie Silva Long Term Services and Supports Waiver Operations Unit
  • Adult Dental Benefit Presentation - Bill Heller, Health Programs Service and Supports Managed Care Contract Division
  • ACC Annual Report Update - Laurel Karabatsos, Health Programs Service and Supports Division
  • CHP+ Report to Medical Services Board - Written
  • Department Update/Questions - Susan E. Birch, Executive Director
7.   Adjourn
 
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** 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
Reasonable accommodations will be provided upon request for persons with disabilities.  Please notify the Coordinator at 303-866-4416 or  judith.carey@state.co.us at least one week prior to the meeting to make arrangements.