Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Medical Assistance Services
Board of Medical Assistance Services
Application to Continue FAMIS MOMS and FAMIS Select

Meeting Details
Date / Time 5/22/2012  10:00 am
Location Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services
600 East Broad Street, Conference Room 7D
Richmond, Virginia 23219
Conference Call Option: 1-866-842-5779 Passcode: 6405799686 
Board Website http// 
Agenda document agency has not posted
Minutes document minutes not taken
Disability Friendly? Yes       Deaf interpreter available upon request? No
Purpose of the meeting
The Department of Medical Assistance Services plans to request an extension for Virginia’s Title XXI Health Insurance Flexibility and Accountability (HIFA) Demonstration that is set to expire June 29, 2013. The Demonstration has two objectives. First, it expands Title XXI coverage to uninsured pregnant women with family income up to 200% of the federal poverty level (FPL) who are not eligible for Medicaid through a program known as FAMIS MOMS. Second, it uses Title XXI funds to support a health insurance premium assistance program known as FAMIS Select. The full public notice is available from the Department of Medical Assistance Services home page at through a link in the What’s New column and from the FAMIS Web site at The purpose of these meetings is to seek public input on the Demonstration Extension Application.
Meeting Scope
Public hearing to receive comment on a proposed stage
General business of the board
Discuss particular regulations / chapters

Contact Information
Name / Title: Molly Carpenter  / Maternal and Child Health Policy Analyst
Address: 600 E. Broad St., Suite 1300
Richmond, 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-1493    FAX: (804)225-3961    TDD: (800)343-0634