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June 8, 2007 MSB Meeting Agenda


Meeting of the Medical Services Board

The Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing


June 8, 2007
9:00 A.M.


The meeting will be held in the first floor conference room at the Capitol Center, 225 East 16th Street, Denver, CO 80203.



Joan Johnson, President; Richard Markley, Vice President; Wendell Phillips; Dr. Jeffrey Cain; Julie Reiskin; Kathleen Chitty; Ginny Riley; Dr. Matthew Dunn; Marguerite Salazar; Dr. Paul Melinkovich; Sally Schaefer.

1. Roll Call


2. General Announcements


Date and location of the next Medical Services Board meeting:  The meeting will be held Friday, July 13, 2007 beginning at 9:00 a.m., at 225 East 16th Avenue, First Floor Conference Room, Denver, CO 80203.


It is the policy of this Board and the Department of Health Care Policy and Financing to remind everyone in attendance that this facility is private property. Please do not assemble in the lobby area.  If you choose to leave the meeting room, then you must leave the building.  Please turn cell phone ringers off while in the meeting room.


3. Approval of the minutes from the May 11, 2007 meeting


4. Rules


Emergency Adoption Agenda


Document 01 - MSB 07-05-09-A  - Changes to 8.903 Colorado Indigent Care Program for Distribution of Colorado Health Care Services Payment (Greg Tanner, Safety Net Programs Section)


Final Permanent Adoption by Consent Agenda


Document 02 - MSB 07-04-02-A  - 8.941 Changes to Provider Reimbursement Rates for the Old Age Pension Health and Medical Care Program (Greg Tanner, Safety Net Programs Section)


The Medical Services Board voted that testimony on Document 01 is complete and this item be placed on a consent agenda for final permanent adoption.  Board members may remove this rule from the consent agenda to consider further comment.

Final Permanent Adoption Agenda


Document 03 - MSB 07-01-30-A  - Children's Basic Health Plan Plus Rules Rewrite (Kristy Wilson, Program Evaluation and Contract Operations Section)


Initial Approval agenda


Document 04 - MSB 06-10-20-A  - Revisions to the Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment (EPSDT) Rule, 8.280 (Gina Robinson, Acute Care Benefit Section)


Document 05 - MSB 06-10-19-A  - Community Mental Health Centers/Clinics, Section 8.750 (Sandy Salus, Acute Care Benefits Section)


Document 06 - MSB 07-03-07-A - Revision to the Inter-county Transfer Process, 10 CCR 2505-10, Section 8.101.33, 8.101.35 and 8.101.37 (Gayle Fowler, Eligibility Operations Section)

Document 07 - MSB 07-05-14-A - Recipient Appeals - Payment of Transcripts, 8.057.9 (Sue Williamson, Client and Community Relations Office Director)

Document 08 - MSB 07-03-15-A - Revisions to the Community Mental Health Service Rule, Section 8.212 (Sue Carrizales, Managed Care/Behavioral Health Section)


5. Department Updates


a.  Prescription Drug List - Tom Leahey


6. Open Forum for Public Comments

(All comments are 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