Tag Archives: Kentucky

  • A Glimpse at Kentucky’s Newly Approved Medicaid Work Requirement Waiver

    Last week, for the first time the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) approved a Medicaid waiver application that includes work and community engagement requirements as a condition of Medicaid eligibility for certain enrollees. Approval of Kentucky HEALTH’s Medicaid waiver proposal, which will run through Sept. 30, 2023, came one day after CMS released […]

    January 16, 2018 | Filed under: Blog Posts, Front Page, Medicaid, State Health Policy Blog
  • Last week, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued guidance outlining a new policy that allows states to implement work and community engagement requirements for certain Medicaid enrollees. States would be permitted to seek federal approval to require non-elderly, non-pregnant adults who are not eligible for Medicaid due to a disability to participate […]

    January 16, 2018 | Filed under: Blog Posts, Front Page, State Health Policy Blog
  • Tuesday, July 22, 2014: What are states learning so far about what works to enroll eligible individuals and what are their top-line priorities getting ready for the next open enrollment period in November 2014? This webinar provides an opportunity to learn about promising strategies and innovations states are piloting related to enrollment and retention into insurance affordability programs, including through state-based exchanges and coordination with the federally facilitated marketplace (FFM).

    June 24, 2014 | Filed under: Webinars
  • Federal Support: Kentucky has received a planning grant from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to develop a state plan amendment to implement Section 2703 of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), establishing health homes for Medicaid enrollees with chronic conditions. To learn more about Section 2703 Health Homes, visit the CMS Health Homes webpage. […]

    April 1, 2014 | Filed under: Kentucky
  • In Kentucky: As of July 1, 2011, there were 823,133 beneficiaries enrolled in Kentucky Medicaid. Of these, 735,978 were enrolled in managed care. All Medicaid managed care beneficiaries were also enrolled in a Transportation Prepaid Ambulatory Health Plan (PAHP). Medicaid beneficiaries who are in nursing homes or waiver programs do not receive managed care services […]

    December 5, 2013 | Filed under: Kentucky
  • Dowload presentation here (PDF) Health insurance exchanges or marketplaces need to be prepared to serve children’s needs as well as adults. The Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), an already established and tested program, offers features that can help states meet ACA exchange requirements while establishing good coverage for children. With support from the David and Lucile […]

    May 21, 2013 | Filed under: Children's Health, State Exchanges, Webinars
  • 2014 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Kentucky 2012 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Kentucky 2010 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Kentucky 2008 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Kentucky Additional States’ CHIP Fact Sheets… Adobe Acrobat .PDF printable versions of the Kentucky NASHP CHIP Fact Sheets Key Highlights: Program Type: Kentucky operates a combination CHIP program, […]

    December 6, 2012 | Filed under: Kentucky
  • NASHP’s Accountable Care Activity map is a work in progress; state activity pages will be launched in waves throughout Fall 2012.   At this time, we have no information on accountable care activity that meets the following criteria: (1) Medicaid or CHIP agency participation (not necessarily leadership); (2) explicitly intended to advance accountable or integrated […]

    August 21, 2012 | Filed under: Kentucky
  • No HIE Strategic Plan available yet.

    April 5, 2010 | Filed under: Kentucky