The 2019 Legislative Session is around the corner! INARF's 2019 Legislative Agenda includes appropriation requests and policy issues for potential action, and we need your help educating legislators about the issues that affect the individuals you serve and our industry. Our 2019 Legislative Agenda Talking Points outline the most important information to share with legislators for each of our Legislative Agenda topics. In the weeks leading up to the 2019 Legislative Session, we request that you educate your legislators regarding our 2019 Legislative Agenda.
IHCP Updates - Published 12/20
The Indiana Health Coverage Programs (IHCP) posted the following important information to the provider website at https://www.in.gov/medicaid/providers/ on December 20, 2018, (unless alternate date is noted).
The links to November 2018 employment data for Indiana counties, cities and MSA’s are listed below:
Employment Report (Local Area Unemployment Statistics)
Labor Force Estimates for U.S., Indiana, MSAs, Counties, Cities
Ranking of Indiana Counties by Unemployment Rate
Indiana County Map with Unemployment Rates
The Indiana Health Coverage Programs (IHCP) posted the following important information to the provider website at https://www.in.gov/medicaid/providers/ on December 18, 2018, (unless alternate date is noted).
• IHCP to mass adjust claims to which patient liability deductions were applied incorrectly
• IHCP clarifies guidance regarding NEMT services for members eligible for both Medicaid and Medicare
The Bureau of Quality Improvement Services within the Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services, monitors services to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities administered by organizations and providers throughout the state of Indiana in accordance with Indiana Code, 460 IAC 6 and 7, DDRS policies, and requirements established in the Community Integration and Habilitation and Family Supports waivers. In many monitoring activities, staff training documentation is reviewed.