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Friday, May 22, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
WALA Advocates for YOU! - Direct Care Workforce Payments »
Direct Care Workforce Payments    WALA recently met with the Wisconsin Division of Medicaid Serv...
Monday, February 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Community Care to Begin Providing Services in Dane County »
Community Care will begin providing Family Care services in Dane County as early as May 1, 2020.   This mea...
Monday, February 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
My Choice Family Care/Care Wisconsin to Host Provider Forums to Highlight Merger »
  My Choice Family Care/Care Wisconsin are hosting provider forums which will highlight:  merger  update...
Wednesday, October 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
WALA Submits Comments to DHS for Upcoming Family Care Waiver Renewal »
The Family Care Waiver renewal process is underway as the current contract expires on December 31, 2019.  The Departm...
Wednesday, June 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MCOs Distribute MOU/Addendum for Direct Care Workforce Payments - Clarification and FAQs Given »
On your behalf,  WALA sent a note to DHS and the stakeholders on  6/6/18  expressing our concerns on a...
Monday, March 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Update on Caregiver Funding State Budget Provision »
From Forbes McIntosh, Government Policy Solutions, WALA Lobbyist   DHS to Submit Plan to CMS for Review \ App...
Wednesday, January 3, 2018   (1 Comment - view/add)
Providers, DHS, and MCOs Met To Discuss Family Care Funding Budget Increase »
On December 21, 2017, WALA, along with other long-term care associations and providers met to discuss how the funds from t...
Wednesday, December 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Q.        If my facility is terminating its contract with an MCO and my facility is st...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Inclusa Rate Change Survey Results - Nov 2017 »
In November 2017, Inclusa, a managed care organization serving Family Care clients in 51 Wisconsin counties, notified prov...
Wednesday, November 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Assisted Living Community Alert - Family Care MCO Contracts and Rate Changes »
In response to on-going concerns related to Family Care MCO rate cuts that have been reported by some residential provider...
Monday, September 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Reminder - Form Required by Oct 31 from Family Care Providers »
N ew Medicaid Managed Care legislation was passed in May 2016 that requires provider screening an d enrollment  wi...
Wednesday, August 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DHS Cancels Personal Care Assessment Program »
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services is canceling its independent assessment program for personal care services....
Wednesday, July 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DHS Announces Family Care, IRIS Service Providers for Dane County »
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services today announced the managed care organizations selected to provide Family Care...
Thursday, September 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
WALA Seeks $40.4 Million Investment in Workforce »
The Wisconsin Assisted Living Association along with three other long-term care provider associations have unveiled ...
Friday, July 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Three MCOs Announce Merger Plans »
Three Wisconsin Family Care managed care organizations - Community Care Connections of Wisconsin (CCCW), ContinuUs, and W...
Friday, June 10, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
DHS Withdraws Family Care/IRIS 2.0 Concept Plan »
DHS Withdraws Family Care/IRIS 2.0 Concept Plan An Added Delay, but Action Anticipated in Months to Come...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016   (1 Comment - view/add)
Republican Legislators Call For More Information on Family Care 2.0 Plan »
Five Assembly Republicans, four who serve on the Assembly Committee on Aging and Long-Term Care, last Friday sent a letter...
Wednesday, February 17, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Coalition Provides LTC System Redesign Recommendations in New Blueprint »
The Wisconsin Long-Term Care Coalition, comprised of representatives of LTC system stakeholders that include participants,...

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