92016Aug
What’s UP: NAIP, MPAP, QIPP

What’s UP: NAIP, MPAP, QIPP

What’s UP: NAIP, MPAP, QIPP Several THOT providers have invested in new Medicaid Supplemental programs – NAIP; MPAP/QIPP — to fund improved care and support their ability to continue providing services within Medicaid’s underfunded program. However, with CMS’ new Medicaid managed care rules, CMS working from its waiver principles, and the waiver hanging in the…

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42016Aug
August Updates

August Updates

Finance Dr. Fred Cerise of Parkland and THOT provides testimony on hospital finance and the 1115 Waiver to the Texas House Appropriations Committee on behalf of THOT. July 13, 2016 Pass-Through Payments One option for new Medicaid funding opened up with CMS’ recently published Medicaid managed care rules. THOT’s June Board meeting focused on the…

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42016Aug
MAWWG UPDATE

MAWWG UPDATE

Bottom Line: The Independent Study on Texas UC compares Texas’ UC/DSH Data with Medicare S10 data and Texas Department of State Health Services Hospital Data: S10 shows lower UC. Providers argue S10 data is not as accurate or reliable. THOT argues IGT should be included in the Study; otherwise UC funding to providers is overestimated….

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