(Recorded Webinar) Setting Base Rate
Second in the Medicaid University series, this session will cover the key elements of setting a base PPS rate, which is essential to establishing a strong PPS program. The session will begin with an overview of the legal requirements in setting a base rate. Attendees will then hear directly from PCAs about the best practices from states where they have worked to establish a successful process to establish these rates.
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NACHC and Feldesman Tucker Leifer Fidell, LLP have joined up to create a “Medicaid University,” your one stop shop for all things about the Medicaid FQHC PPS and Alternative Payment Methodologies (APMs). This series will provide participants with the tools they need to help develop a strong strategy in working with their state and Medicaid partners.
This series of seven webinars will focus on the fundamentals of the Medicaid FQHC payment, covering current law and policy and how it is being applied in the states. Each webinar will address a specific topic, focusing on the policy and legal landscape, and attendees will hear from health center and PCA leaders on their successes and challenges in their states, providing insights to help strengthen your state-based strategies.
Abby Painchaud (NACHC)
Abby recently joined NACHC’s State Affairs Team as the Program Associate where she manages PCA communications, Medicaid University, and related projects. Abby is currently developing a chartbook to highlight PCA data including Medicaid FQHC payments, state funding, telehealth, and more.
Susan Sumrell (NACHC)
Susan is the Deputy Director of the State Affairs team at NACHC. Her work focuses on Medicare and Medicaid policy issues - reviewing and analyzing federal and state regulations and policies affecting health centers and advising, state primary care associations, and health centers and NACHC staff on these policies.
SUSANNAH VANCE GOPALAN (FTLF)
Susannah is a Partner in the firm’s health law practice group where she focuses on health care litigation and regulatory counseling, with a focus on Medicaid and Medicare payment, financing, and compliance issues. Susannah brings regulatory expertise to bear when advising clients and pursuing litigation on their behalf. She has experience negotiating Medicaid waivers and managed care arrangements on behalf of providers, provider associations, and governmental entities. She represented a group of providers in reaching a settlement in major Medicaid litigation. [Full Bio]
Marija Weeden (Colorado Community Health Network)
For the past four years, Marija (Maria) has served as the Alternative Payment and Care Model Manager at CCHN, the Colorado PCA. She manages CCHN’s process to negotiate and implement a payment reform pilot; works cross divisionally to align payment reform metrics with quality improvement activities; and advocates for health care legislation, rules, and other policy issues to advance CCHN’s public affairs agenda.
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