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KANCARE 2017 PUBLIC FORUM

Date: 
December 19, 2017
Time:
  3:00-4:00 pm
Place: 
Memorial Hall Auditorium, 2nd Floor
120 SW 10th Ave.
Topeka, KS 66612

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Staff from the Kansas Department of Health and Environment and the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services will provide progress updates and host a Question-and-Answer session about KanCare at this public forum.

 


Notice for Updated Public Comment Period Timeline – KanCare Renewal

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) will submit to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) a request to renew the KanCare demonstration under Section 1115(a) of the Social Security Act for five years, effective from January 1, 2019 through December 31, 2023.

The KanCare renewal request will be published on the KanCare website and available for public review on October 27, 2017. KDHE is modifying the public comment period to run from October 27, 2017 until November 26, 2017. Comments will be accepted until November 26, 2017; and the State intends to submit the renewal request no later than December 31, 2017.

Public Hearings about the Renewal of the KanCare Program

 The Same information and opportunity for feedback will be available at each session.
November 14, 2017
Providers 2:00 to 4:00 pm
Members 6:00 to 8:00 pm  

Pittsburg, KS

Pittsburg State University
Overman Student Center,
Ballroom A 1701 S Broadway St 
Dodge City, KS
Dodge House Hotel & Convention Center
2408 West Wyatt Earp Blvd. 
November 15, 2017   
Providers 2:00 to 4:00 pm
Members 6:00 to 8:00 pm

Olathe, KS 

Kansas State University Olathe
Great Plains A & B
22201 W. Innovation Drive 
 

Great Bend, KS 
Perkins Restaurant & Bakery
Meeting Room
2920 10th Street

November 16, 2017      
Providers 2:00 to 4:00 pm
Members 6:00 to 8:00 pm

Topeka, KS

Ramada Topeka Downtown Jefferson Hall
420 SE 6th St.
 


Wichita, KS

Wichita Marriott
Corporate Hills Ballroom
9100 Corporate Hills Drive

November 20, 2017 
Providers
12:00 to 1:30 pm
 Toll-Free Conference Call Option: 
1-833-791-5968 
Enter code 871 777 85
for handouts and presentation materials 


November 20, 2017

Members
6:00 to 7:30 pm
 
Toll-Free Conference Call Option: 
1-833-791-5968 
Enter code 871 807 85 
for handouts and presentation materials  
 
If you need accommodations, such as large print or braille, contact Dawn Goertzen at 785.291.3461 or dawn.goertzen@ks.gov in advance

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KanCare Renewal News

KanCare Renewal Public Comment Session for Providers June 14, 2017
KanCare Renewal Public Comment Session for Consumers June 14, 2017

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