Friday, August 19, 2011

Medicaid Oversight Committee Mtg 8/23

Family Voices Indiana hopes that its members will take advantage of opportunities to share the family voice in regards to policies that affect those with special health care needs and/or disabilities. This commission is charged with studying the proposed changes to the Medicaid waiver program originally included in HEA 1001. We encourage you to attend this meetings if at all possible:

Select Joint Commission on Medicaid Oversight
Tuesday, August 23 10 am
State House
200 W. Washington St.
Senate Chambers

(1) Update on implementation of the hybrid eligibility system.
- Michael Gargano, Secretary, FSSA

(2) Overview of preparation and development of healthcare exchanges
and federal health care reform.
- Seema Verma, Health Care Reform Lead

(3) Overview of the Medicaid family planning State Plan Amendment.

(4) Provider reimbursement rates and cost initiatives.
- Pat Casanova, Director, OMPP

(5) HP and MCOs contract performance reports.

(6) Update on Developmental Disabilities Home & Community-based
Services Waiver revisions. (HEA 1001 - 2011, SECTION 144)
- Julia Holloway, Director, DDRS
- Kim Dodson, The ARC of Indiana
- Rylin Rodgers, Family Voices Indiana

(7) Select next meeting date & Other Business.

(The meeting will be broadcast over the Internet for those unable to attend. Please visit to watch the Webcast.)

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