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March 10, 2006 MSB Meeting Agenda


Meeting of the Medical Services Board

The Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing


March 10, 2006
9:00 A.M.


The meeting will be held at the Cherry Creek Corporate Center Bldg.  4500 Cherry Creek Drive South, 5th Floor Conference Room Denver, CO 80246.



Joe Rall, President; Joan Johnson, Vice President; Wendell Phillips; David Bolin; Dr. Matthew Dunn; Dr. Jeffrey Cain; Richard Markley; Rulon Stacey, PhD; Marguerite Salazar; Julie Reiskin; Sally Schaefer.

1. Roll Call


2. General Announcements


Date and location of the next Medical Services Board meeting:  The meeting will be held April 14, 2006 beginning at 9:00 a.m., at the Cherry Creek Corporate Center Bldg.  4500 Cherry Creek Drive South, 5th Floor Conference Room Denver, CO 80246.


It is the policy of this Board and the Department of Health Care Policy and Financing to remind everyone in attendance that we must be respectful of our hosts, Longterm Care Options.  Please do not use their conference rooms for personal business; do not make requests of their administrative staff for copies, telephones, faxes, etc.; please turn cell phone ringers off and do not use cell phones in Longterm Care Options office space; and please be respectful of our hosts and their need to remain HIPAA compliant.

3. Approval of the minutes from the February 10, 2006 meeting


4. Open Forum for Public Comments 


5. Rules


Emergency Adoption


Document 01 - MSB 06-02-21-A  - Revision to the Medicaid Eligibility Requirements and Transfers Without Fair Consideration Rules to Comply with the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 (Brian Zolynas, Benefits Coordination Section)    

Final Adoption by Consent Agenda


Document 02 - MSB 05-09-22-A - Revision to the Home and Community Based Services for the Elderly, Blind, and Disabled  (Barbara Ramsey, Community Based LTC Section)        

The Medical Services Board voted that the above documents be placed on final adoption by consent agenda.  


Final Adoption


Document 03 - MSB 05-09-12-A  - Treatment of Oral Medical Conditions for Adult Clients (Laurel Karabotsos, Health Benefits Division) 


Document 11 - MSB 04-10-19-A  - Revisions to the Durable Medical Equipment and Supplies Rule (Margaret Mohan, Acute Care Benefits Section)


Document 04 - MSB 05-09-15-A - Community Transition Services Rule (Barbara Ramsey, Community Based LTC Section)     

Initial Approval agenda


Document 05 - MSB 06-01-04-B - Revision to the Home Modification rules to incorporate by reference the 2003 International Building Code and State Electrical and Plumbing regulations (Barb Ramsey, Community Based LTC)  


Document 06 - MSB 06-01-03-A  - Community Mental Health Services (Nancy Dolson, Managed Care Benefits System)

Document 07 - MSB 04-12-22-A  - Rules Revision for Trusts and for Transfers without Fair Consideration of Promissory Notes, Life Estates, and Annuities (Brian Zolynas, Benefits Coordination)

Document 08 - MSB 05-05-23-A  - Revision of the Enforcement Remedies Rule (Kirby Stone, Nursing Facilities)
Document 09 - MSB 05-12-16-A  - Deletion of Payment for Out-of-State Nursing Facility Care and Instructions for Completion of the MED-13 Cost Report for Nursing Facilities Rules (Kirby Stone, Nursing Facilities)

Document 10 - MSB 05-12-07-A  - Revision to the Financial Eligibility Requirements for Elderly, Blind and Disabled Individuals Rules. (Brian Zolynas, Benefits Coordination)  

6. Department Updates


CHP+ Updates


7. Adjourn