MRT Phase 3 Project Status

MRT Project # Project/Task Description Status
  Catch–All Workplan
6001 Gold STAMP Program to Reduce Pressure Ulcers Completed
6002 Balance Incentive Program (BIP) Merged #8010
6003 Federal Revenue from Additional Emergency Medicaid Claiming and Other Possible Efforts Completed
6004 PCMH Savings Completed
6005 Increase Efficiency of Transportation Utilization by Transportation Manager Completed
6006 Accelerate BHO Merged into VBP
6007 Managed Care Efficiency Adjustment Merged #10201
6008 Reduce Accounts Receivable Balances (Part B) Merged #10201
6009 Accelerate MLTC Enrollment Completed
6010 Develop Initiatives to Integrate and Manage Care for Dual Eligibles (Fully Integrated Duals Advantage - FIDA) Completed
6011 OPWDD Fully Integrated Duals Advantage - FIDA Completed
6013 NYCOTB Completed
6014 Family Health Plus Program discontinuation Completed
6015 Home Care Workers Benefits Completed
6016 Inappropriate Suboxone (buprenorphine/naloxone) Utilization Completed
6017 Provider on Review (edit 1142) Completed
6018 Upcoding and Billing Inconsistencies in Assisted Living Programs (ALP) Completed
6019 Salient Challenge - High Opioid Prescriber Awareness Cancelled
6020 Salient Challenge - Dose Optimization Completed
6021 Enforce billing restriction to prevent Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and Nurse-Midwives from being paid separately for practitioner claims for services provided in (Article 28) hospitals. In Progress
6022 Restrict reimbursement to providers for incompatible rate code and/or Category of Service combinations. Completed
  Affordable Housing Work Group
6101 Health Homes Supportive Housing Pilot Project Completed
6102 OMH Supported Housing Services Supplement Completed
6103 Homeless Senior Placement Pilot Project Completed
6104 Health Home HIV + Rental Assistance Pilot Project Completed
6105 Senior Supportive Housing Pilot Project Completed
6106 Step-Down/Crisis Residence Capital Conversion Pilot Project Completed
6107 Nursing Home to Independent Living Rapid Transition Completed
  Operations Work Plans
6201 Activating Ordering/Prescribing/Referring/Attending Edits Completed
6202 Incontinence Supply Contractor Completed
6203 Increase Manual Review of Claims Completed
6204 Hearing Aid Administrative Streamlining Completed
  Pharmacy Work Plans
6301 Implement Appropriateness Edits on Emergency Medicaid Claims Completed
6302 Expand Prescriber Prevails to additional classes in Managed Care Completed
6303 Mail Order Pharmacy Completed
6304 Merge P&T Committee and DUR Board Completed
  Health Homes Work Plans
6401 Develop and Implement Health Home Portal (Move Tracking System off HCS Platform) Completed
6402 Enrolling Children into Health Homes (HH) Completed
6403 Guidance for Hospitals to Refer Patients to the HH Program Completed
6404 Oversight of Grievances/Complaints, Incident Reporting, and Site Visits Completed
6405 Health Home Implementation Grants Completed
6406 Shared Savings SPA 12-09 Cancelled
  Basic Benefit Work Group
6501 Lumbar Discography Completed
6502 Transcutaneous Nerve Stimulation (TENS) for Treatment of Pain Completed
6503 Implantable Infusion Pumps for Non-Cancer Pain Completed
6504 Functional Electrical Stimulators (FES) Completed


Phase 3  
Cancelled 2
Completed 39
Merged 4
Included in MRT Waiver 0
Substantively complete 0
Suspended 0
In Progress 1
Total 46*

* 2.17% Remain open