Public Notice: Public Comment Period to Extend the 1115 Iowa Wellness Demonstration Waiver

Notice is hereby given that the Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS) will hold public hearings on the renewal of the §1115 Iowa Wellness Plan (IWP) Demonstration Waiver, which is set to expire December 31, 2019. DHS intends to request extension of this waiver for an additional five years pursuant to §1115(f) and §1915(h)(2) of the Social Security Act with no modifications to current program operations.

Hearings will be held at the following dates, times and locations:

Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Hoover State Office Building
A-Level, Conference Room 7
1305 E. Walnut St.
Des Moines, IA 50319
1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Conference Line Available:
1-866-685-1580
Code: 000-999-0232

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Coralville Public Library
Meeting Room A
1401 5th Street
Coralville, IA 52241
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Conference Line Available:
1-866-685-1580
Code: 000-999-0232

Public Notice: Public Comment Period to Extend the §1115 Iowa Wellness Demonstration Waiver

Post Date:

May 10, 2019

End Date:

June 10, 2019

Purpose:

The purpose of this posting is to provide public notice and receive public comments for renewal of the §1115 IWP Demonstration Waiver, which is set to expire December 31, 2019.

Notice:

Public Notice: Public Comment Period to Extend the §1115 Iowa Wellness Demonstration Waiver
Attachments: IWP Fast Track Changes
IWP Fast Track Appendices
IHAWP Evaluation Interim Summative Report
Healthy Behaviors Program Evaluation Interim Summative Report
DWP Evaluation: Annual Report 2018


Written notice may be addressed to:

Anna Ruggle
Department of Human Services
Iowa Medicaid Enterprise
611 Fifth Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309
 

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

All comments must be received by June 10, 2019, at 4:30 p.m.