January 22, 2021
A Look at the Federal Register
Withdrawal of Proposed Rule: Medicaid Fiscal Accountability Regulation
CMS has withdrawn its proposed Medicaid Fiscal Accountability Regulation (MFAR), which would have established new reporting and financing requirements in Medicaid.
Public Inspection Desk: Improving Prior Authorization in the Medicaid Program
CMS has released a final rule placing new prior authorization and electronic data exchange requirements on State Medicaid and CHIP fee-for-service programs, Medicaid managed care plans, CHIP managed care entities and Qualified Health Plan issuers on the Health Insurance Exchanges.