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TennCare Public Notices

Public Notices

Draft Annual Report to CMS

Public Forum on Progress of the TennCare II Demonstration

Open public comment periods

Notice of Public Forum on Progress of the TennCare Demonstration
Status: Public comment period is open. 

Closed public comment periods

Notice of Draft Annual Report
Status: Draft Annual Report was submitted to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on October 26, 2018. 
Draft Annual Report

Notice of Change in TennCare Demonstration: Amendment 38 (Workforce Participation and Community Engagement)
Status: Public comment period is closed.
Draft Version of Amendment 38
Public Chapter No. 869

Notice of Change in TennCare Demonstration: Amendment 37 (ECF CHOICES; TennCare Select)
Status: Public comment period is closed. Amendment 37 was submitted to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on November 8, 2018. 
Version of Amendment 37 submitted to CMS
Proposed Modifications to Attachment G of the TennCare Demonstration 

Notice of Change in Medicaid State Plan: Nursing Facility Payments
Status: Public comment period is  closed. 

Notice of Change in Medicaid State Plan: Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) Payments 
Status: Public comment period is closed. State Plan Amendment was submitted to the Centers for Medicare and
Medicaid Services (CMS) on July 20, 2018. CMS approved the State Plan Amendment on September 18, 2018. 
Version of "DSH Payments" State Plan Amendment submitted to CMS

Notice of Change in TennCare Demonstration: Amendment 36 (Providers of Family Planning Services) 
Status: Public comment period is closed. Amendment 36 was submitted to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on August 10, 2018. 
Version of Amendment 36 Submitted to CMS 

Notice of Change in Medicaid State Plan: Bed Holds 
Status: Public comment period is closed. State Plan Amendment was submitted to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on June 22, 2018. CMS approved the State Plan Amendment on August 6, 2018. 
Version of "Bed Holds" State Plan Amendment Submitted to CMS

Notice of Change in TennCare Demonstration: Amendment 35 (Substance Use Disorder Services) 
Status: Public comment period is closed. Amendment 35 was submitted to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on May 25, 2018. 
Version of Amendment 35 Submitted to CMS

Notice of Change in TennCare Demonstration: Amendment 34 (Program Modifications) 
Status: Public comment period is closed. Amendment 34 will not be submitted to CMS. 
Draft Version of Amendment 34

Notice of Change in TennCare Demonstration: Amendment 33 (Supplemental Payment Pools) 
Status: Public comment period is closed. Amendment 33 was submitted to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on February 7, 2018. 
Version of Amendment 33 Submitted to CMS

Notice of Public Forum on Progress of the TennCare Demonstration  
Status: Public comment period is closed.

Notice of Draft Annual Report to CMS  
Status: Draft Annual Report was submitted to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on October 27, 2017.

Notice of Change in TennCare Demonstration: Amendment 32 (Medication Therapy Management)  
Status: Public comment period is closed.  Amendment 32 was submitted to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on September 6, 2017. CMS approved Amendment 32 on February 1, 2018. 
Version of Amendment 32 Submitted to CMS

Notice of Change in TennCare Demonstration: Private Duty Nursing Services  
Status: Public comment period is closed. Proposed change was submitted to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on July 6, 2017. CMS approved the change on February 1, 2018. 

Notice of Change in Medicaid State Plan: Pharmacy Reimbursement  
Status: Public comment period is closed.  State Plan Amendment was submitted to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on May 23, 2017. CMS approved the State Plan Amendment on November 17, 2017.