KHPA Press Releases for 2009


12-31-2009 = Coverage Expansion for Children Takes Effect Jan. 1

12-16-2009 = KHPA Publishes Medicaid Rate Cuts - Public Notice

12-04-2009 = Programs serving children, the elderly, and disabled are cut to balance budget

12-04-2009 = Chart: Description of KHPA Administrative Allotment Reductions for FY 2010

12-04-2009 = Impact of Selected KHPA Administrative Budget Reductions

12-04-2009 = Proposed Eligibility Simplifications

12-04-2009 = KHPA Board Executive Committee to Meet - Discussion to Focus on Allotment Cuts

11-17-2009 = KHPA Releases Fiscal Impact Study of Congressional Plans

09-30-2009 = Fiscal Agent Announces Corporate Name Change

09-15-2009 = KHPA Board Endorses Budget Reduction Measures

09-03-2009 = KHPA Awarded $40.3 Million Federal Grant

08-18-2009 = KHPA Board Studying Budget Options

08-10-2009 = KHPA Names First Medicaid Transportation Broker

06-23-2009 = PSI Selected as New Clearinghouse Contractor

06-17-2009 = KHPA Board Appoints Andrew Allison as Executive Director

06-12-2009 = KHPA Board Retreat, June 16-17

06-01-2009 = KHPA Acting Director Announces Management Changes

05-19-2009 = KHPA Board Names Allison Interim Executive Director

05-08-2009 = Nielsen to Step Down as KHPA Executive Director

05-06-2009 = Map: Percent of Population Enrolled in Medicaid, by County

05-06-2009 = Map: Percent of Population Age 0-18 Enrolled in SCHIP, by County

05-01-2009 = KHPA Warns of Growing Backlog

04-21-2009 = KHPA Board Hears of Impending Cutbacks

03-20-2009 = KHPA Responds to Senate Committee Action

03-17-2009 = Recession Causing Sharp Rise in Medicaid Applications

02-25-2009 = KHPA Responds to Testimony Regarding Inspector General

02-23-2009 = White House Announces First Medicaid Stimulus Award

02-19-2009 = Medicaid Provider Payments Sent on Time

02-17-2009 = Gov. Sebelius Lends Support for SCHIP Expansion

02-04-2009 = Federal SCHIP Expansion Offers Opportunity to Extend Coverage

02-03-2009 = KHPA Proposes Better Management of Mental Health Drugs

01-16-2009 = Kansas Health Policy Authority Board to Meet in Topeka

01-13-2009 = Lawmakers Get First Look at “Medicaid Transformation” - KHPA Outlines Project