CHA News Article

DHCS Provides Guidance for Cal MediConnect on Continuity of Care, Facility Site Reviews

The Department of Health Care Services has issued two duals plan letters (DPLs) providing guidance to Medicare-Medicaid plans participating in Cal MediConnect.

DPL 14-004 provides clarification and guidance on continuity of care requirements — including who may make such requests — and limitations. DPL 14-005 establishes standards and provides updated due dates for facility site reviews and physical-accessibility reviews conducted by managed care plans that participate in Cal MediConnect. Both DPLs are attached.