The New York State Department of Health (DOH) and the New York State Office for People With Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) will be seeking applications from qualified entities interested in becoming a Specialized I/DD Plan – Provider Led (SIP-PL). These parties will be expected to serve individuals with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities (I/DD) through managed care in accordance with the State’s transition plan. The transition plan is available here.
As a first step in the Application process, the State is releasing for stakeholder review and comment a draft version of the New York State Medicaid Managed Care Organization I/DD System Transformation Requirements and Standards to Serve Individuals with Intellectual and/or Developmental Disabilities in Specialized I/DD Plans – Provider Led (SIPs-PL).
Comments on the draft requirements and standards document are due by October 3. Submit comments electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org