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NYC HRA MICSA Medicaid Alert - Consumer-Directed Personal Assistance (CDPAP) & Managed Care (10/26/12) Download
2012-10-26 CDPAP and Managed Care.pdf
Effective Nov. 1, 2012, Consumer-Directed Personal Assistance Program (CDPAP) is included in the benefit package for both Mainstream Medicaid Managed Care and Managed Long Term Care. This change affects both people who have Medicaid only and people who have both Medicaid and Medicare ("dual eligibles). See info on CDPAP at http://wnylc.com/health/entry/40/.

(1) Most people STATEWIDE with Medicaid Only (but no Medicare) are already required to enroll in a Mainstream Medicaid Managed Care (MMC) plan. Those plans will now approve, authorize and pay for CDPAP. See http://wnylc.com/health/news/22/

(2) Managed Long Term Care (MLTC)-- See info at http://wnylc.com/health/news/41/.

Since MLTC is now mandatory as of 9/1/2012 in NYC for "dual eligibles" needing personal care, CDPAP recipients in NYC will begin receiving letters giving them 60 days to select an MLTC plan, or they will be auto-assigned to a plan on a random basis. The MLTC plans must contract with CONCEPTS and Chinese-American Planning Council through 10/31/13 so consumers can keep their current aides. See more at http://wnylc.com/health/entry/40/
18 Aug, 2014 117 kb Downloads: 6534
Final State Regulations on Consumer-Directed Personal Assistance Program - April 2011 Download
CDPAP Regulations 04-20-2011.pdf
Notice of Adoption of regulations on April 20, 2011
18 Aug, 2014 152 kb Downloads: 7504
Letter to CMS from Consumer Advocates August 29, 2012 on Managed Long Term Care Download
Consumer Letter NY CMS 8-28-2012.pdf
Letter to CMS from Consumer Advocates August 29, 2012 on protections needed in Managed Long Term Care
07 Aug, 2014 118 kb Downloads: 1052
Dec. 27, 2011 Letter to CMS from Consumer Groups re Managed Long Term Care Waiver Download
consumer letter to cms 12-2011 rev.pdf
Letter expressing concerns re expansion of 1115 waiver to mandate enrollment in managed long term care
06 Aug, 2014 826 kb Downloads: 2610
Medicaid Home Care Fair Hearing Digest Download
Home Care Fair Hearing Digest.2.doc
Compiles synopses of favorable Fair Hearing decisions on various types of Medicaid home care, most of which are posted on the Fair Hearing database of wnylc.com. Categorized generally by topic and searchable. Many decisions posted on Online Resource Center of wnylc.net. Need log-in but free to use. 2011 decisions now posted OTDA website.
01 Aug, 2014 886 kb Downloads: 10605
Comments of Community Catalyst on NYS Proposal for FIDA (June 28, 2012) Download
CCatalyst response to NY proposal 6 28 12 final.pdf
Comments of Community Catalyst on NYS Proposal for FIDA (June 28, 2012)
25 Jul, 2014 236 kb Downloads: 945
Coalition of Dual Eligibles Comments on Draft 3-Way Contract for FIDA Download
CPRNYDE Comments re FIDA draft three-way contract 05-05-14.pdf
Coalition to Protect the Rights of NY Dual Eligibles Comments, May 5, 2014
25 Jul, 2014 264 kb Downloads: 1834
Comments of CIDNY on Draft 3-way FIDA Contract, May 2, 2014 Download
CIDNY Comments FIDA draft three-way contract 05 02 14.pdf
Center for Independence of the Disabled NY Comments, May 2, 2014
25 Jul, 2014 208 kb Downloads: 1275
NYLAG Comments on Draft Three-Way FIDA Contract Download
NYLAG Comments on 3-way contract.pdf
Comments by New York Legal Assistance Group, May 13, 2014
25 Jul, 2014 272 kb Downloads: 1615
NYS DOH Final Three-Way Contract for FIDA between State, CMS and FIDA Managed care Plans Download
Final Three-Way Contract Generic 7_03_14.pdf
NYS DOH Final Three-Way Contract for FIDA between State, CMS and FIDA Managed care Plans - final model contract July 3, 2014
25 Jul, 2014 1.63 mb Downloads: 2313
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