Events

HCBS Providers – Financial Template

HCBS Providers – Financial Template: It is critically important that all HCBS providers complete this template and return it by October 17, 2016. More information is available in this notice.

*Please note:  If you need any accommodation in order to complete the financial template, please contact Elizabeth Phelps at 785.296.4552 or ephelps@kdheks.gov by 9.30.16. 


KanCare Rate Reductions

KanCare Provider Payment Reductions – and we are collecting public comment through September 8, 2016.


Notice of Opportunity to Review/Comment on Medicaid Access Monitoring Plan

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) is offering the opportunity to review and comment on its proposed Medicaid Service Access Monitoring Plan – October 2016. This plan is developed pursuant to 42 CFR 447.203, and describes how Kansas will address the terms of that new federal regulation within the context of the KanCare program through which nearly all Kansas Medicaid services are provided.

The proposed plan is available here. If you would like to receive a paper or direct email copy of the plan, please contact Elizabeth Phelps by phone at 785.296.4552 or by email at ephelps@kdheks.gov

We are collecting public comment through September 23, 2016.  If you would like to comment on the proposed plan, please submit your comment to Elizabeth Phelps by email at ephelps@kdheks.gov or by regular mail at:  Elizabeth Phelps, KDHE – Division of Health Care Finance, 900 SW Jackson, Landon State Office Building – 10th Floor, Topeka, KS 66612.


Medicaid Service Access Monitoring Plan

Medicaid Service Access Monitoring Plan – an opportunity to review and comment on the draft plan, and we are collecting public comment through September 23, 2016.


Forums on KanCare Provider Payment Reductions


KDHE will now determine Elderly and People with Disabilities' eligibility for KanCare.

Executive Reorganization order 43 has moved the KanCare eligibility determinations for the elderly and disabled from the Department for Children and Families to the Kansas Department of Health and Environment as of January 1, 2016.

Updated contact information can be found here: http://www.kancare.ks.gov/download/Consumer_Contacts.pdf