Proposed State Plan Amendments
The State Plan Amendments below have been submitted to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for approval.
SPA 17-0013 Supplemental Drug Rebates
State Plan Amendment (SPA) 17-0013 is being submitted to allow the Division of Medicaid (DOM) to revise the current Supplemental Drug Rebate Agreement (SDRA) to be in compliance with the Covered Outpatient Drug Rule, to revise references to various federal laws that have been changed, and to have consistent language with other states in the consortium effective January 1, 2018.
SPA 17-0004 Tribal Notification Requirements
State Plan Amendment (SPA) 17-0004 is being submitted to allow the Division of Medicaid (DOM) to remove specific staff names of Mississippi Division of Medicaid and Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians personnel and to revise the notification time frame to thirty (30) days for State Plan Amendments effective October 1, 2017.
SPA 17-0001 Home Health Services
State Plan Amendment (SPA) 17-0001 Home Health Services is being submitted to require (1) a face-to-face visit with a physician or authorized non-physician practitioner prior to the initiation of home health visits or provision of durable medical equipment (DME) and appliances, (2) to require the provision of home health services in any setting in which normal life activities take place, and (3) to revise the definition of DME to comply with the Medicaid Home Health Final Rule, published February 2, 2016.