BILL SUMMARY For UPDATE FROM THE COLORADO DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH CARE POLICY AND FINANCING
INTERIM COMMITTEE EARLY CHILDHOOD AND SCHOOL READINESS
Date Jul 10, 2018
Location HCR 0112
Update from the Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing - Committee Discussion Only
Dave DeNovellis, Legislative Liaison for
the Department of Health Care Policy and Financing (department), came to
the table to begin his presentation [Attachment E]. He spoke about
Health First Colorado and Child Health Plan Plus, which is a supplemental
insurace plan for children and pregnant women who do not qualify for Medicaid.
He spoke about the department's work with Early Intervention (EI)
providers, how the department and providers can better partner with more
state and local programs and organizations, and the need to examine whether
improvements can be made to billing practices for EI services. He talked
about well child visits and the department's Accountable Care Collaborative.