State Plan Amendment (SPA) 21-0034 is being submitted to allow the Division of Medicaid (DOM) to 1) set the fees for midwife services the same as those effective for State Fiscal Year (SFY) 2021, and 2) remove the five percent (5%) reimbursement reduction for midwife services effective July 1, 2021. These changes are being made to be in compliance with Miss. Code § 43-13-117, amended by MS Senate Bill 2799, effective July 1, 2021. Additional authority: Miss. Code § 43-13-121.
For more information, read the submitted SPA pages.