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July 13, 2007 MSB Meeting Agenda

Agenda

Meeting of the Medical Services Board

The Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing

 

July 13, 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.

 

Members:


Joan Johnson, President; Richard Markley, Vice President; Wendell Phillips; Dr. Jeffrey Cain; Julie Reiskin; Kathleen Chitty; Ginny Riley; Byron Geer; 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, August 10, 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 June 8, 2007 meeting

 

4. Rules

 

Emergency Adoption Agenda

 

Document 01 - MSB-07-06-12-A - 8.443 Reinstate 8% Limitation on Growth of Allowable Costs and Establish a Grant Program for Eligible Facilities (Diane Taylor, Nursing Facilities Section)
 

Document 02 - MSB 07-05-31-A - Colorado Indigent Care Program - Additional Rural and Public Hospital Payments (Greg Tanner, Safety Net Programs Section)
 

Final Permanent Adoption by Consent Agenda

 

Document 03 - 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 04 - MSB 06-10-19-A - Community Mental Health Centers/Clinics, Section 8.750 (Sandy Salus, Acute Care Benefits Section)
 
Document 05 - 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 06 - MSB 07-05-14-A - Recipient Appeals - Payment of Transcripts, 8.057.9 (Sue Williamson, Client and Community Relations Office Director)
 

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

Final Permanent Adoption Agenda

 

Document 07 - 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)

 

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)

 

Initial Approval agenda

 

Document 09 - MSB 07-06-01-A - 8.890 Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee (Tom Leahey, Pharmacy Benefits Section)

 

Document 10 - MSB 07-06-01-B - 8.885 Preferred Drug List (Tom Leahey, Pharmacy Benefits Section)
 

5. Department Updates

 

a. Citizenship and Identity Federal Regulation Update, Brian Zolynas, Eligibility Policy Unit Manager

 

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 Judith.carey@state.co.us