ADEA State Update

Colorado Expands Medicaid Under the Affordable Care Act and Passes Oral Health Legislation

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Gov. John Hickenlooper (D-CO) signed S.B. 200 into law on May 13. The new law expands Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Offers States Easier Medicaid Enrollment Options

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services issued a letter to state Medicaid directors and health officials on May 17, offering states the option of using targeted strategies to identify and enroll low-income adults newly eligible for Medicaid under the Medicaid expansion provision of the Affordable Care Act.

CMS Issues an Informational Bulletin on Oral Health Initiatives and Other Dental Issues

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On April 18, the Center for Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Services (CMCS) within the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), issued an informational bulletin setting baselines and goals for children enrolled in Medicaid and CHIP.

CMS Announces a New Technical Assistance Center for States on Medicaid Managed Care

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a new technical assistance center for states related to Medicaid Managed Care.