This webinar provides an overview of state strategies for contracting with D-SNPs to improve care coordination and Medicare-Medicaid alignment for dually eligible enrollees. Special attention is given to new federal D-SNP integration standards for 2021 contract year, and how states can help plans to meet these requirements.
Learning Objectives: By the end of this presentation, attendees should be able to:
Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a Request for Information (RFI) seeking new ideas from the public on how to continue the progress of the Patients over Paperwork initiative.
On April 5, 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published new final rule for Medicare Advantage and Part D that implements provisions of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 related to the integration of Medicare and Medicaid services and unification of Medicare and Medicaid grievance and appeals procedures by Dual Eligible Special Needs Plans (D-SNPs).
On April 1, 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published the Final Call Letter and Rate Announcement outlining guidance for the 2020 plan year for Medicare Advantage (MA) plans, including Dual Eligible Special Needs Plans (D-SNPs) and Medicare-Medicaid Plans (MMPs) under the Financial Alignment Initiative.