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Email - IHS Director's Blog: CMS decision on California Demonstration to Tribes

From: Coleman, Travis (IHS/CAL)
Sent: Tuesday, April 09, 2013 5:12 PM
To: CAO Tribal Leaders; CAO Board_Committee_Workgroup
Cc: Kerrigan, Margo (IHS/CAL); CAO EXEC STAFF; CAO Program Directors; Celli, Mona (IHS/CAL)
Subject: IHS Director's Blog, April 5, 2013: CMS decision on California Demonstration to Tribes

California 1115(a) Demonstration Announcement

Posted on the IHS Director’s Blog on April 5, 2013

Dear Tribal Officials,

Please find a April 5, 2013 from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announcing a decision on the California 1115(a) Demonstration to Tribes.  Attached is an email to Tribes [Word - 30KB] and the letter sent to the State of California [PDF - 99KB] approving the demonstration that allows uncompensated care payments to IHS and tribal health facilities in California.

Travis A. Coleman

Contract Specialist
Indian Health Service, California Area Office