Children's Medicaid System Transformation Webinars/Important Information/Timelines

 

Children's Medicaid System Transformation Timeline Scheduled Date
  • Implement three of the six new Children and Family Treatment and Support Services (CFTSS) (Other Licensed Practitioner, Psychosocial Rehabilitation, Community Psychiatric Treatment and Supports) in Managed Care and Fee-For-Service
January 1, 2019
COMPLETED
  • Waiver agencies must obtain the necessary LPHA recommendation for CFTSS that crosswalk from historical waiver services and revise service names in Plan of Care for transitioning waiver children. This is the last billable date of waiver services that crosswalk to CPST and/or PSR.
January 31, 2019
COMPLETED
  • Transition from Waiver Care Coordination to Health Home Care Management
January 1- March 31, 2019
COMPLETED
  • 1915(c) Children’s Consolidated Waiver is effective and former 1915c Waivers no longer active

April 1, 2019
COMPLETED

  • Implement Family Peer Support Services as State Plan Service in managed care and fee-for-service
  • BH services already in managed care for adults 21 and older are available in managed care for individuals 18-20 (e.g. PROS, ACT, etc.)
  • OMH licensed SED designated clinics serving children with SED diagnoses are carved-in to managed care 
  • SSI children begin receiving State Plan behavioral health services in managed care
  • Three-year phase in of Level of Care (LOC) expansion begins

July 1, 2019
July 1, 2019
July 1, 2019
July 1, 2019
July 1, 2019
COMPLETED

  • 1915(c) Children’s Consolidated Waiver Services carved-in to managed care
  • Children enrolled in the Children’s 1915(c) Waiver are mandatorily enrolled in managed care*

October 1, 2019
October 1, 2019

  • Implement Youth Peer Support and Training and Crisis Intervention as State Plan services in managed care and fee-for-service

January 1, 2020

  • Voluntary Foster Care Agency Article 29-I per diem and services carved-in to managed care
  • Children residing in a Voluntary Foster Care Agency are mandatorily enrolled in managed care
  • 29-I Licensure becomes effective for Voluntary Foster Care Agencies

February 1, 2020
February 1, 2020
February 1, 2020