Wednesday, December 10, 2014

MEDI-CAL NEWS ON CONGREGATE LIVING PROGRAM NEWS UPDATE!!!!

THIS IS FRESH INFORMATION THAT INVOLVES THE NEWS THAT IT HAS BEEN DETERMINED THAT THE MEDI-CAL PROGRAM THAT HAS A WAIVER FOR THE DELIVERING OF CARE TO ITS PATIENTS OF A CONGREGATE LIVING HEALTH FACILITY HAS BEEN OFFICIALLY RENEWED AND EXTENDED NOW UNTIL THE END OF 2019.  THIS IS GREAT NEWS.

THE PROGRAM WHICH IS A WAIVER PROGRAM UNDER MEDI-CAL'S IN HOME OPERATIONS DIVISION AND SUBSEQUENT, THE PROGRAMS DURATION WAS IN QUESTION TO END THIS DEC 2014.  BUT THE REGULATORS HAVE NOW DETERMINED THE NEED TO CONTINUE TO THE PAYMENTS UNDER THIS PROVISION TO FURTHER EXTEND THE PROGRAM UNTIL THE END OF 2019.


CONGRATS TO THESE FACILITY OWNERS FOR MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN THE EYES OF THE REGULATORS OF OUR STATE AND NATION.