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The following 2021 CMCS All State Calls are arranged by most recent. Featured presentation topics for each call are listed. Each call also includes open Q and A.

December 9, 2021

  • Vaccine Counseling for Medicaid and CHIP Beneficiaries 
  • SMDL: Mandatory Medicaid Coverage of Routine Patient Costs Furnished in Connection with Participation in Qualifying Clinical Trials
  • CIB: Opportunities to Increase Enrollment in Medicare Savings Programs 
  • Oral COVID Drug Update
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November 30, 2021
  • Strategies States and U.S. Territories Can Adopt to Maintain Coverage of Eligible Individuals as They Return to Normal Operations
  • Overview of Strategic Approach to Engaging Managed Care Plans to Maximize Continuity of Coverage as States
  • Resume Normal Eligibility and Enrollment Operations 
  • Open Mic Q and A
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November 9, 2021

  • COVID-19 Pediatric Vaccine Confidence
  • Omnibus COVID-19 Health Care Staff Vaccination Interim Final Rule with Comment 
  • Open Mic Q and A
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October 26, 2021

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October 12, 2021

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September 28, 2021

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September 14, 2021

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August 31, 2021

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August 19, 2021

  • State Health Official (SHO) Letter #21-002: Updated Guidance Related to Planning for the Resumption of Normal State Medicaid, Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and Basic Health Program (BHP) Operations Upon Conclusion of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency 
  • FAQs – Implementation of American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARP) Section 9817: Additional Support for Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services during the COVID-19 Emergency
  • Open Mic Q and A 

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July 27, 2021

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July 13, 2021

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June 29, 2021
  • Frequently Asked Questions – Implementation of American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARP) Section 9817: Additional Support for Medicaid Home and Community Based Services during the COVID-19 Emergency
  • Rate Increases to Account for Time for Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) to Receive COVID-19 Vaccination
  • Open Mic Q and A
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June 8, 2021

  • Medicaid & CHIP and the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency: Preliminary Medicaid & CHIP Data Snapshot of Services through October 31, 2020
  • Follow Up Questions on Section 9817 of the American Rescue Plan Act 
  • Open Mic Q and A 
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May 25, 2021

  • Implementation of American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARP) Section 9817: Additional Support for Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services during the COVID-19 Emergency
  • Retainer Payment Policy Update 
  • Open Mic Q and A  
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May 11, 2021

  • Vaccine Toolkit Updates
  • Vaccine Hesitancy for COVID-19: State, County, and Local Estimates 
  • Disaster State Plan Amendment (SPA) Processing Updates 
  • Open Mic Q and A

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April 27, 2021

  • Medicaid Coverage of Violence Prevention-Related Services and Supports 
  • Open Mic Q and A
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April 13, 2021

  • Overview of Medicaid, Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and Basic Health Program (BHP) Provisions of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARP) 
  • Open Mic Q and A 

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March 30, 2021

  • Section 9814 of the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA)
  • HHS Office of Civil Rights (OCR) Requirements and Medicaid and CHIP Telehealth Policy
  • Open Mic Q and A 

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March 16, 2021

  • Youth Medicaid Protections for Inmates of Public Institutions: Implementing Section 1001 of the SUPPORT Act 
    2018 T-MSIS Substance Use Disorder Data Book 
  • Open Mic Q and A

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March 9, 2021

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February 23, 2021

  • Managed Care Updates on State Directed Payments State Medicaid Director Letter and Vaccine Administration  
  • Using Medicaid and CHIP Data to Advance our Understanding of the National Prevalence and Impact of Sickle Cell Disease
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February 9, 2021
  • 2021 Federally Facilitated Exchange (FFE) Special Enrollment Period
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January 26, 2021

  • COVID-19 Vaccine Safety and Tackling Beneficiary Hesitance
  • Catching Up on Missed Pediatric Immunizations:
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January 19, 2021

  • State Health Official (SHO) Letter #20-004:  
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January 12, 2021

  • Section 1006(b) of the SUPPORT Act
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January 7, 2021

  • State Health Official (SHO) Letter #20-004
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