DHCS Announces Official Transition to RMTS

Earlier this week, the Department of Health Care Services announced that the decision has been made to proceed with the implementation of the revised SMAA plan effectiveJuly 1, 2014.  The plan was submitted to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for their...

CMS SMAA Deferral Release: Schools Announced

MBT is pleased to announce that the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) in conjunction with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has completed the review of several claiming units’ SMAA Invoices. CMS has approved the following...

California Is Reforming Children’s Health Insurance

By 2014, the Healthy Families insurance program will be fully integrated into Medi-Cal.   This change will affect approximately 875,000 children currently in the Healthy Families Program. Children will not lose health coverage. •       While the move may require some...

SMAA Program Update

MBT is pleased to announce that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), the Federal MAA oversight agency, approved a time survey methodology for the first quarter of the 2012/2013 school year! As you may know, the MAA program was deferred in June as a...