Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Medical Assistance Services
Board of Medical Assistance Services
Medicaid Appeals Workgroup

Meeting Details
Date / Time 7/11/2017  1:30 pm
Location 600 East Broad Street, Richmond, Virginia 23219 within Rooms 7 A & B 
Board Website http// 
Agenda document pdf Meeting Agenda 7/7/2017   (245k)
Minutes document pdf Meeting minutes 10/3/2017   (96k)       FINAL
Disability Friendly? Yes       Deaf interpreter available upon request? No
Purpose of the meeting
Pursuant to Chapter 836, Item WW.3 of the 2017 Acts of Assembly the Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services is convening a workgroup with representatives from the provider community, the legal community and the Office of Attorney General that shall be titled the Medicaid Appeals Workgroup. The Workgroup shall develop a plan to avoid or adjust retractions or for non-material breaches of the Provider Participation Agreement when the provider has substantially complied with the Provider Participation Agreement. The plan as developed shall include an assessment of any administrative financial impact the plan will have on the department and an analysis of any implications for the department’s efforts to combat fraud, waste, and abuse. The Department shall conduct two meetings during the summer of 2017, an introductory meeting and a working meeting. Public comment will be held at both meetings and written comments will be accepted by the Department throughout the tenure of the Workgroup.
Meeting Scope
Public hearing to receive comment on a proposed stage
General business of the board
Discuss particular regulations / chapters

Contact Information
Name / Title: Emily McClellan  / Regulatory Manager
Address: Division of Policy and Research
600 E. Broad St., Suite 1300
Richmond, 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)371-4300    FAX: (804)786-1680    TDD: (800)343-0634