​​​​​​​​​​Public Notices for 2021 Proposed State Plan Amendments  

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These proposed State Plan Amendments (SPAs) would change statewide methods and standards for Medicaid payment rates. All of these SPAs require a Public Notice prior to submission to CMS. All 2021 Public Notice announcements will be published on this webpage when they are available. Once these SPAs are submitted to or approved by CMS they are also posted in the pending or approved SPAs pages. For any questions or concerns, please contact PublicInput@dhcs.ca.gov.
 
  • 21-0001 Public Notice Proposes to implement the Current Dental Terminology (CDT) 2020 dental code set one release on July 1, 2021. (Released February 12, 2021)
  • 21-0002 Public Notice Proposes to renew the Home Community Based Services 1915i State Plan for the Developmentally Disabled. (Released February 16, 2021)
  • 21-0008 Public Notice and SPA Proposes to adjust the Medi-Cal Fee-For-Service (FFS) reimbursement rates for clinical laboratory services. (Released December 31, 2020)
  • 21-0009 Public Notice and SPA Proposes to adjust the Medi-Cal FFS reimbursement rates for radiology services. (Released December 31, 2020)
  • 21-0011 Public Notice Proposes a time-limited rate increase pursuant to Assembly Bill 79 (2020) for Independent Living Program providers. (Released January 15, 2021)
  • 21-0012 Public Notice Proposes to increase the supplemental payments cap for Martin Luther King Jr. - Los Angeles Health Care Corporation. (Released May 21, 2021)
  • 21-0013 Public Notice Proposes to extend the Supplemental Reimbursement for Qualified Non-Designated Public Hospitals Program to June 30, 2022. (Released March 17, 2021)
  • 21-0014 Public Notice Proposes to extend the Supplemental Reimbursement for Qualified Private Hospitals Program to June 30, 2022. (Released March 12, 2021)
  • 21-0015 Public Notice and SPA Proposes a time-limited supplemental payment program for qualifying non-hospital 340B community clinics. (Released February 5, 2021)
  • 21-0017 Public Notice Proposes to renew the Ground Emergency Medical Transportation Quality Assurance Fee program and the reimbursement add-on provided for Medi-Cal ground emergency medical transports. (Released June 8, 2021)
  • 21-0021 Public Notice and SPA Proposes to update the Medi-Cal reimbursement methodology for the Diagnosis Related Group program for state fiscal year 2021-22. (Released May 27, 2021)
  • 21-0028 Public Notice and SPA Proposes to add pharmacy Medication Therapy Management pharmacist services as a Medi-Cal benefit. (Released May 27, 2021)
  • 21-0029 Public Notice and SPA Proposes to update the dental fee schedule and rates of the Medi-Cal Dental Program Provider Handbook. (Released May 21, 2021)
  • 21-0038 Public Notice Proposes to amend the supplemental payments to eligible hospitals that meet specified requirements and provide hospital inpatient services in the Hospital Quality Assurance Fee (HQAF) Program up to the Federal Upper Payment Limit (UPL). (Released June 2, 2021)
  • 21-0039 Public Notice Proposes to amend the supplemental payments to eligible hospitals that meet specified requirements and provide hospital outpatient services in the HQAF Program up to the Federal UPL. (Released June 2, 2021)
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