Public Notice: Public Comment Period for Chronic Condition Health Homes and Integrated Health Homes State Plan Amendments (SPAs)

Pursuant to the authority of Iowa Code Section 249A.4, the Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS) has proposed changes to the state plan under Medicaid State Plan Amendment (SPA) Attachment 3.1-H (Chronic Condition Health Homes) (IA-20-010) and Attachment 3.1-H (Integrated Health Homes) (IA-20-011).

These SPAs are intended to respond to the deficiencies identified in the Office of Inspector General (OIG) 2019 Audit of the Health Home (HH) Programs for the period of State Fiscal Year (SFY) 2013 through SFY 2016. The SPAs are also intended to add greater clarification around operationalization of the HH programs and overall quality improvement. The SPAs also intend to update the reimbursement rates for the payment tiers assigned to each of the HH programs.

These SPAs are effective July 1, 2020.

PUBLIC NOTICE: PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD FOR Chronic condition health homes and integrated health homes SPAs

Post Date:

May 28, 2020

End Date:

June 29, 2020

Purpose:

The purpose of this posting is to provide public notice and receive public comments on the proposal to update the SPAs for Chronic Condition Health Homes and Integrated Health Homes.

Notice:

Public Notice: Public Comment Period for Chronic Condition Health Homes and Integrated Health Homes SPAs

Attachment: Chronic Condition Health Homes SPA IA-20-010
Attachment: Integrated Health Homes SPA IA-20-011


WRITTEN NOTICE MAY BE ADDRESSED TO:

Health Home Program
Department of Human Services
Iowa Medicaid Enterprise
611 Fifth Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309
 

Comments may also be sent via electronic mail to healthhomes@dhs.state.ia.us.

ALL COMMENTS MUST BE RECEIVED BY JUNE 29, 2020 AT 4:30 P.M.