CONCORD – The House Finance Committee will hold a public meeting with the Department of Health and Human Services to discuss the implementation of managed care in the state’s Medicaid program, and its impact on the state budget. This meeting will be held in the House Finance Committee room in LOB 210-211 at 1:00pm (or 30 minutes after the end of the session) on Thursday, May 17.
Wednesday the Executive Council approved three vendors, and DHHS will now move forward with these vendors to put the managed care program in place. Representatives of the three managed care companies are expected to be in attendance. The state budget assumes a savings of $15 million in FY 2013 as a result of managed care.