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HIFA Waiver Assistance – NV DHS

B&A provided technical assistance to Nevada to gain approval for their HIFA waiver. Specific activities included performing cost and caseload estimates, designing the methodology for budget neutrality calculations, collecting and preparing data, performing program estimates, and assisting in CMS negotiations.

Waiver Renewal Assistance

Peter Burns assisted AHCCCS with their 2006 waiver renewal, particularly with budget neutrality. This included writing the waiver chapter on budget neutrality, creating the design approach, reviewing calculations, negotiating with CMS on the waiver and Terms & Conditions, and responding … Continue reading