Medical Assistance Advisory Council (MAAC)

The purpose of the Medical Assistance Advisory Council is to "Advise the Director about health and medical care services under the medical assistance program." The Council is mandated by federal law and further established in Iowa Code.

Medical Assistance Advisory Council (MAAC) Meeting   

2019 MAAC Meeting Schedule 2019 Schedule
Next Meeting:  
Date and Time: Thursday, November 7, 2019
1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Location:
Iowa Utilities Board
Hearing Room
1375 East Court Avenue
Des Moines, IA
Meeting Agenda: Agenda (to come)
 
Meeting Materials: Materials (to come)

Conference Call:

1-866-685-1580
Code: 000-999-0232#


Access the summaries of the IA Health Link Public Comment Meetings 
Access the Managed Care Reports

2019 MAAC Executive Committee (EC) Meetings

June 11, 2019 Meeting -- Agenda -- Materials -- Minutes -- Action Items 
May 21, 2019 Meeting -- Agenda -- Materials -- Minutes -- Action Items
April 9, 2019 Meeting -- Agenda -- Materials -- Minutes -- Action Items
March 5, 2019 Meeting -- Agenda -- Materials -- Minutes -- Action Items
February 19, 2019 Meeting -- Agenda -- Materials -- Minutes -- Action Items
January 8, 2019 Meeting -- Agenda -- Materials -- Minutes -- Action Items -- Rate Setting 101

2019 MAAC Full Council (FC) Meetings

August 6, 2019 Meeting -- Agenda -- Materials -- Minutes -- Roll Call Sheet -- Action Items
May 7, 2019 Meeting -- Agenda -- Materials -- Minutes -- Roll Call Sheet -- Action Items
February 5, 2019 Meeting -- Agenda -- Materials -- Minutes -- Roll Call Sheet -- Action Items 


MAAC Recommendations

MAAC Data Recommendations Report

Data Recommendations Report -- Final Report

SFY18 MAAC Recommendations

SFY18 Quarter 2 Recommendations -- Letter -- Response Letter
SFY18 Quarter 1 Recommendations -- Letter -- Response Letter

SFY17 MAAC Recommendations

SFY17 Quarter 2  IA Health Link Recommendations -- Letter -- Response Letter -- Response Matrix
SFY17 Quarter 2 General Recommendations -- Letter -- Response Letter -- Response Matrix
SFY17 Quarter 3 IA Health Link Recommendations --  Letter
SFY17 Quarter 4 General Recommendations -- Letter -- Response Letter


Archive of previous MAAC meeting agendas and meeting materials

Information Resources

State Statute
State of Iowa Administrative Code
MCO Contract Information 
Process Improvement Working Group
Value-Added Services
Dental Wellness Plan
Electronic Visit Verification
Medicaid Budget Report

Digital Recordings are available upon request. Please contact lpaulso@dhs.state.ia.us for further information on the MAAC.