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DHS implemented a rate increase for CDCS for Elderly Waiver members effective January 1, 2020. UCare will be sending out a list of members who have been identified as receiving CDCS to leadership within your agency.
Percent rate increase for long-term servce inckude home-delivered meals (S5170) for Alternative Care (AC), Elderly Waiver (EW) and Essential Community Supports (ECS); Personal Care Attendant (PCA), Consumer Directed Community Supports (CDCS) and Consumer Support Grant (CSG). UCare will be identifying members who are receiving CDCS services and reaching out individually to the affected delegates.
UCare has updated the UCare Connect, UCare Connect Expansion, and UCare Connect + Medicare, with the UCare MSHO/MSC + Community and Institutional requirement grids. During the month of December, we encourage you to review the changes outlined in the grids. All changes on the grids are highlighted in yellow.
UCare received inquiries about Care Coordinators concerned for members and the COVID-19 virus. DHS has provided no official direction at this time. Health Plans are monitoring the situation. As always, Care Coordinators should use precautions when doing home visits/facility visits.
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|UCare Connect and UCare Connect + Medicare||Bi-Annual Meetings: Metro Delegates||Nov. 18, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.|
|UCare Connect and UCare Connect + Medicare||Bi-Annual Meeting recorded WebEx will be posted on the UCare website by||
May 27, 2020
Nov. 25, 2020
|UCare's MSHO & MSC+||Bi-Annual Meetings: Metro Delegates||
June 17, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Sept. 16, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Dec. 16, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
|UCare's MSHO & MSC+||Bi-Annual Meeting recorded WebEx will be posted on the UCare website by:||
June 24, 2020
Sept. 23, 2020
Dec. 23, 2020
Reference & Processes
MSHO/MSC+ Additional/Supplemental Benefit Summary (New 1.1.2020)
Express Scripts Health Connect 360 Reference Guide (New 4.8.2020)
Health Connect 360 Referral Form (New 4.8.2020)
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