NYS Medicaid Redesign Team (MRT) II

NYS MRTII continues the work of the Medicaid Redesign Initiatives. You can view the updated website here. The New York State Department of Health has posted proposed regulatory amendments to implement provisions of the State Fiscal Year 2020-21 Enacted Budget, which resulted from specific MRT II … Read More

New York Recognizing Juneteenth as a Holiday

Today, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that beginning next year, Juneteenth will be an official city and school holiday. “Every city worker, every student will have an opportunity to reflect on the meaning of our history and the truth and to … Read More

CMS Supporting Value Based Payment during COVID-19

The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation released an updated summary table of adjustments related to Value Based Payment (VBP) models that reflect changes made by CMS for coronavirus-related services.The summary table supplements emergency rules and waivers granted under section 1135. Included in this … Read More

SAE Featured on Front Page of Behavioral Health News Summer 2020 Issue on COVID-19

Behavioral Health News released their Summer 2020 Issue: “The Behavioral Health Community’s Response to COVID-19”. SAE’s article: “Key Elements for Providers to Address during COVID-19” is featured on the front page of their latest issue. The article identifies elements that are forward-leaning to implement services and care … Read More