Policy & Advocacy
MHPA strongly advocates for Medicaid health plans by promoting industry interests and shaping legislative and regulatory policy at the federal and state levels to positively impact the delivery of health care to our country's most vulnerable populations.
Medicaid Health Plans of America (MHPA)
Medicaid Health Plans of America (MHPA) is the leading trade association solely focused on representing Medicaid health plans. MHPA is a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization formed in 1993 and incorporated in 1995. The mission of MHPA is to develop and advance public policy that controls costs and improves access and delivery of quality health care to Medicaid members. More »
MHPA Updates & Health Care News
MHPA submits letter to CMS on applying the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act (MHPAEA) to Medicaid managed care >>
- On April 10, 2014, MHPA sent a letter to Barbara Edwards, director of the Disabled and Elderly Health Programs Group at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) that highlighted the association's concerns about how Medicaid behavioral health and substance use disorder services and supports differ from the commercial market. Read the full letter.
MHPA Submits Final Comment Letter to CMS on the Compliance Certification Proposed Rule >>
April 3, 2014 - Medicaid Health Plans of America submitted a final comment letter to CMS regarding the Compliance Certification proposed rule.
MHPA Reacts to NC Gov. McCrory’s Announcement on Medicaid Overhaul >>
February 27, 2014 - North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory and the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) recommends that North Carolina Medicaid should be revamped using a shared savings accountable care organization (ACO) model instead of capitated managed care focused on care coordination and budget predictability. MHPA responds by highlighting the benefits of Medicaid managed care.
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