DSRIP Interim Evaluation Report

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Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
7500 Security Boulevard, Mail Stop S2–25–26
Baltimore, Maryland 21244–1850

State Demonstrations Group

October 2, 2019

Donna Frescatore Director
Office of Health Insurance Programs
New York State Department of Health
Empire State Plaza
Corning Tower (OCP – 1211)
Albany, NY 12237

Dear Ms. Frescatore:

This letter is to inform you that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has approved the final interim evaluation for the 2014–2017 demonstration period of New York´s section 1115(a) Medicaid demonstration, entitled "Medicaid Redesign Team" (Project Number 11–W–001142/2). We appreciate the thoughtful work you and your staff put into conducting and finalizing the evaluation. The final evaluation will be·posted to Medicaid.gov sh01tly.

Your project officer for this demonstration is Audrey Cassidy. She is available to answer any questions concerning your demonstration. Ms. Cassidy´s contact information is:

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Center for Medicaid & CHIP Services
Mail Stop: S2–25–26
7500 Security Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21244–1850
Telephone: (410) 786–0059
E–mail: Audrey.Cassidy@cms.hhs.gov

Official communications regarding this demonstration should be sent simultaneously to Ms. Cassidy and Mr. Francis McCullough, Director, in our Division of Medicaid Field Operations East Office. Mr. McCullough´s contact information is as follows:

Director, Division of Medicaid Field Operations (DMFO) East
Regional Operations Group (ROG)
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Jacob K. Javits Federal Building
26 Federal Plaza, Room 3811
New York, NY 10278–0063
Telephone: (212) 616–2424
E–mail: Francis.McCollough@cms.hhs.gov

If you have any questions regarding this approval, please contact your project officer.


Danielle Daly
Acting Director
Division of Demonstration Monitoring and Evaluation

Angela D. Gamer
Division of System Reform Demonstrations


cc: Francis McCullough, Director, DMFO East, ROG
        Nicole McKnight, Acting Deputy Director, DMFO East, ROG
        Maria Tabakov, State Lead, DMFO East, ROG