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KanCare Education Meetings

There will be some changes to the KanCare program. These changes do not affect your eligibility for the program.

You are invited to attend one of the meetings listed below. State staff will be there to provide you with updates and information about KanCare and about what will change and what will not change. You will also be able to give feedback and ask questions.

For Members and Families

KanCare Education Meetings Members and Families

  • Monday, October 1

  • Monday, October 1

  • Tuesday, October 2

  • Tuesday, October 2

  • Wednesday, October 3

  • Wednesday, October 3

  • Monday, October 8

For Providers

KanCare Education Meetings Providers

  • Monday, October 1

  • Monday, October 1

  • Tuesday, October 2

  • Tuesday, October 2

  • Wednesday, October 3

  • Wednesday, October 3

  • Monday, October 8


HCBS Medicaid 1915(c) Waiver Public Forums

The Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (KDADS) is seeking feedback from Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) stakeholders as the agency begins planning for upcoming HCBS waiver renewals. KDADS will host HCBS Medicaid 1915(c) Waiver Public Forums across Kansas and by conference call. These forums are an opportunity for you to hear about possible future changes to certain HCBS Waivers. You can share feedback on what you think is going well and what could be improved.


KanCare Advisory Council Meeting

September 25th 2 - 4 pm
Curtis State Office Building, Room 530
1000 SW Jackson St, Topeka, KS 66612


Bob Bethell Joint HCBS/KanCare Oversight Committee Meeting

November 8-9
State Capitol
Topeka, KS

Testimony due to:
Iraida Orr, Principal Research Analyst
Kansas Legislative Research Department

Further meeting details and a tentative agenda will be provided at a later date. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.


State of Kansas Awards Medicaid Contracts to Three Managed Care Companies

Aetna welcomed as new KanCare MCO, Sunflower and United continue service

Read the full press release State of Kansas Awards Medicaid Contracts to Three Managed Care Companies

Download the 2018 KanCare Infosheet (or to view digitally, click on the images on the right to open the Infosheet in original size)


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