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January 2020 Meeting Materials


Health Safety Net UpdatesPresented by Health Safety Net
Health Safety Net (HSN) will provide updates on carrier code and partial claim requirements, regulation changes, and FY18 closing.

MassHealth UpdatesPresented by MassHealth
The tentative topics that will be discussed are the Medicare Savings Program Expansion (MSP), Reminder: CAC Certification Extension Assessment/Recertification, the Flex Services Program (FSP) and MassHealth Health Plans. (Please note topics are subject to change)

Culture Connects - Presented by Mass Cultural Council

MA Health Care Learning SeriesPresented by MassHealth & Health Connector
MassHealth and Health Connector staff will be providing updates on the new Automated Voter Registration Functionality and End of Year Tax Filing Process.

Health Connector UpdatesPresented by Health Connector
The Health Connector will review its closed enrollment rules and share details about ConnectorCare Card to Culture - a Partnership with Mass Cultural Council.

Premium AssistancePresented by Commonwealth Medicine / UMass Medical School
This will be an overview of the Premium Assistance program. We will discuss the application process, standards for qualification, and the process of enrollment if Premium Assistance has confirmed that a member has access to qualifying employer sponsored insurance. We will also discuss the HIRD initiative and how this relates to Premium Assistance and confirmed access moving forward.

Afternoon Training Session

Provider Services Training Series - Presented by MassHealth Provider Education and Communication
MassHealth Provider Services will provide updates on Payment & Care Delivery Innovation (PCDI), Ordering, Referring and Prescribing Requirements (ORP), Technical Refresh Phase II, an overview of Optum's role for MassHealth's Office of Long Term Services and Support (OLTSS), and Provider Resources.