CHA News Article

DHCS Clarifies Cal MediConnect Payment for Skilled-Nursing Services

The Department of Health Care Services has issued the attached dual plan letter (DPL) clarifying the responsibilities of Medicare-Medicaid plans (MMPs) to provide coverage of nursing facility services as required under the Coordinated Care Initiative (CCI). The DPL includes information on required plan policies and procedures, payment, continuity of care and other provisions for MMP beneficiaries in CCI counties.