On  Monday June 16, DHCS submitted a revised draft of the 2014/2015 SMAA Claiming Plan to the CMS for review and approval. DHCS will inform all Stakeholders of the result of the CMS review as soon as the information becomes available.

In addition, DHCS posted the revised Claiming Plan to the SMAA web site (http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/provgovpart/Pages/SMAA.aspx) as well as a document entitled “Summary of Major Changes” that outlines the major changes made to the Claiming Plan since the first draft was posted in November of 2013. DHCS also posted a “Next Steps” document that details the steps to be completed in the coming months to facilitate a smooth transition to the new RMTS methodology.