The public health emergency (PHE) related to the COVID-19 pandemic is currently slated to expire on April 15, but is expected to be renewed for an additional 90 days. State Medicaid programs are concerned that they will not be granted enough time to complete Medicaid enrollee redeterminations, which have been paused for the duration of...National News
The federal public health emergency (PHE) due to the COVID-19 pandemic is set to expire on January 16, 2022. Previously, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Xavier Becerra extended the PHE during its prior three expirations under the Biden administration, but a lot of non-medical infrastructure for Medicaid...Arizona News
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released a proposed rate increase of less than 1 percent on 2021 baseline payments for insurers managing Medicare Advantage (MA) plans. The proposal pales in comparison to the more than 2.5 percent increase plans saw this year, but the rate is set to finalize in April.