Nursing Facility Add On Rate Medicaid State Plan Amendment 21-0004 Public Notice

Mon, 01/04/2021

Notice: Nursing Facility Add On Rate Medicaid State Plan Amendment 21-0004 Public Notice is now available online.

Description: The Health Care Authority (HCA) and the Aging and Long-Term Support Administration (ALTSA) in the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) intend to submit Medicaid State Plan Amendment (SPA) 21-0004 in order to add language regarding  the COVID-related  add-on rate for nursing facilities. This SPA will not affect the current add-on rate paid to nursing facilities; it is being submitted to allow the State to claim enhanced federal matching funds.