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October 2019 Meeting Materials


Health Safety Net Updates – Presented by Health Safety Net
Health Safety Net (HSN) will provide updates on partial claim requirements, registering or changing a billing intermediary, regulation changes, waiver requests, and FY18 closing.

MassHealth Updates (Updated 11/13/19) /  MassHealth Health Plan Updates (ACO Yr3)Presented by MassHealth
The tentative topics that will be discussed are New Buy-In Application, Public Charge, Race and Ethnicity Language for Data Collection, and ACO 3-Year Plan. (Please note topics are subject to change)

Health Connector Updates Presented by Health Connector
The Health Connector will discuss Open Enrollment for 2020, including information about available Health Insurance plans plus shopping, payments and enrollment reminders.

Public Charge and Health BenefitsPresented by Health Care For All
An overview of the new public charge rule and how it may impact the use of the public health programs by Massachusetts residents.

New Medicare Beneficiaries in 2020Presented by Serving the Health Insurance Needs of Everyone (SHINE)
SHINE will present important information for Medicare beneficiaries regarding Medicare Open Enrollment, new plan options, making an on-line account, and using the new Medicare Plan Finder.

Afternoon Training Session

Provider Services Training Series (rev uploaded 11/5/19) - Presented by MassHealth Provider Education and Communication
MassHealth Provider Services will provide updates on Payment & Care Delivery Innovation (PCDI), Ordering, Referring and Prescribing (ORP), Technical Refresh Initiative (TPT), Eligibility Verification Overview, Remittance Advise (RA), Claims Denials (ORP edits), and Billing Submissions timeframes.


Important News About Your MassHealth Health Plan (Yr3) 

ConnectorCare Enrollee Contributions Map 2020

Health Connector Assister Job Aid: Helping Someone Newly Enrolled in Medicare