Issued:  October 25, 2018

CMS Approves 1115 Application

On Wednesday, October 25, 2018, North Carolina received federal approval from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) of the amended 1115 Demonstration Waiver application that the Department of Health and Human Services submitted in November 2017. Click here to see the announcement released through NCTracks.

DHHS Webinar on Friday

DHHS Secretary Mandy Cohen, MD, will host a webcast on the 1115 waiver and what it means to North Carolina’s transition to Medicaid Managed Care tomorrow, Friday, October 26, 2018 from 1-2 p.m. 

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