Iowa Medicaid Modernization Initiative – CMS Listening Sessions

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will be hosting a series of Listening Sessions regarding Iowa’s High Quality Health Care Initiative. The initiative proposes to move Iowa’s delivery of most Medicaid services to a managed care delivery system effective January 1, 2016.

The listening sessions will provide interested parties an opportunity to share feedback with CMS and Iowa regarding the State’s proposed move to a comprehensive Managed Care Delivery system. There will be four listening sessions targeted to four specific audiences:

Consumers and Advocates
November 10th 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm CST
1-877-267-1577
PIN: 998 150 154

Non-institutional MLTSS Providers
November 12th 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm CST
1-877-267-1577
PIN: 996 551 882

Institutional MLTSS Providers
November 13th 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm CST
1-877-267-1577
PIN: 994 414 009

Other Providers
November 16th 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm CST
1-877-267-1577
PIN: 992 112 202

Interested parties are encouraged to dial in and participate. If you are aware of any individuals or organizations that may benefit from attending a session, please feel free to forward this invitation to them.

Although these listening sessions are meant for consumers and providers, they are open to the general public. Members of the media should contact CMS directly at press@cms.hhs.gov.