The New Medicaid Omnibus Bill Signed
The new Medicaid Omnibus bill is a more collaborative approach to
help move the state’s Medicaid Managed Care Program forward. This
bi-partisan bill reduces the administrative burden for providers and
insurers and lays out processes to improve the members’ continuity of
With the attention back on Medicaid members the new bill provides
more transparency and accountability for Managed Care
Organizations, providers and the Illinois Department of Healthcare and
Family Services (HFS). A few highlights of the bill:
2020 Lobby Day Packet
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IAMHP’s quarterly newsletter highlights key topics for healthcare provider groups, healthcare advocacy groups and Medicaid members.
Improving the health of Illinois Medicaid members is our first goal. This year we worked with various advocacy groups, state legislators, the Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HFS) and Medicaid Managed Care Organizations (MCOs), to find new ways to achieve some major milestones for the program.
Inside this issue, you'll find information about two new policies from the Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HFS) effective January 1, 2020 as well as other information happening at IAMHP.