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last modified 07/29/2014 - 09:16 AM
Contributors: Keri Andersen

Proposed changes to Medicaid rules. The Bulletins found here are for proposed rule changes only. Once final proposed rules are filed, the proposed rules will be removed from this page.

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Bulletin 14-05P: Medicaid Covered Services – 7702 Telemonitoring - This bulletin changes the Medicaid coverage rule to include a new covered service, home telemonitoring, for Medicaid beneficiaries receiving home health services. Pursuant to Act 153 of the 2013-2014 Legislative session, the DVHA shall provide coverage for home telemonitoring for one or more conditions or risk factors for which it determines, using reliable data, that home telemonitoring services are appropriate. Per Act 153, the DVHA may design this new benefit so that it is budget-neutral. The effective date for this rule change is October 29, 2014. [Secretary of State ID #14-P033]
 
Bulletin 14-07P: Medicaid Covered Services – 7502 Prescribed Drugs - This bulletin includes amendments to the DVHA Rule 7502 – Prescribed Drugs. This proposed rule is necessary to implement changes to the administrative process for Medicaid, in compliance with Act 195 passed during the 2013-2014 Legislative session. Pursuant to Act 195, this rule requires that Medicaid participating providers, whether licensed in or outside Vermont, who prescribe buprenorphine or a drug containing buprenorphine to a Vermont Medicaid beneficiary to query the Vermont Prescription Monitoring System. The effective date for this rule change is October 29, 2014. [Secretary of State ID #14-P034]