DADS released an information letter and a news alert.
Medicaid NFs and ICFs/MR:
For 2010, there will be no automatic increase for COLA for Medicaid consumers with SSI, because there was no increase in the CPI-W from the third quarter of 2008 to the third quarter of 2009. (Letter)
During its stakeholder meeting for Case Management and Service Coordination, Residential Reviews, Rate Analysis, and Nurse Reviews for HCS and TxHmL external stakeholders on July 23, 2009, DADS gathered questions. HCS providers can read answers here, and TxHmL providers can read answers here.
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