Critical Access Hospital Pilot Medicaid State Plan Amendment 18-0010 Public Notice

Tue, 12/19/2017

Notice: Critical Access Hospital Pilot Medicaid State Plan Amendment 18-0010 Public Notice is now available online.

Description:  The Health Care Authority (the agency) intends to submit Medicaid State Plan Amendment (SPA) 18-0010 to implement a pilot to comply with Substitute House Bill (SHB) 1520, which directs the agency to implement an optional pilot to promote value-based purchasing options for Washington Rural Health Access Preservation (WRHAP) Public Hospital District participants. The pilot will affect a subset of Critical Access Hospitals in rural communities, the majority of which operate Rural Health Clinics.