THCA Notes

Volume XXXII, Number 1
January 2017

Managed Care Links

Due to some questions that have come up on Custom Power Wheelchairs and Emergency Transportation, the following links are being shared again:


Custom Power Wheelchair Policy Memo (4/11/16):

Notice to MCOs about Operational Guidance for Prior Authorization for Non-Emergency Transportation By Ambulance (9/4/2015): Read Notice 132 (PDF). The UMCM Chapter 15.5 Non-Emergency Ambulance Services Request Instructions can be found on this page:

A December 2016 update on the Dual Demonstration is attached. Here is the link to the most recent STAR+PLUS Quarterly Stakeholder Meeting that included an update on the Dual Demonstration/passive enrollment (11/29/16):


President’s Report

Legislative Update

Commitment to Care

State / THCA News

National / AHCA News


Announcements & Recognition

THCA Associate Business Member News

THCA Region News