This Week in Health Care

Every Wednesday, Stateside Associates selects health care-related state and local events to highlight in This Week in Health Care.

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The Medical Services Board will hold a public hearing and accept comments until July 10 regarding proposed amendments to the rule which update requirements for pharmacists under the Rx Review Program. Contact Mitchell Sobolevsky


The Department of Health and Environment will hold a public hearing July 9 regarding an adopted emergency and proposed identical new Medicaid rule, which would regulate external independent third-party review for providers after a reimbursement claim denial. Contact Meghan Monahan


The Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee will hold a public hearing July 9 regarding AB 4261, which creates new requirements regarding the deadline for filing claims for health care services. Contact Megan Friebe


The Department of Social Services will accept comments until July 8 regarding an amendment to the CHOICES Medicaid 1915(c) waiver, proposed in conjunction with the Department of Human Services. Contact Meghan Monahan



The National Association of County and City Health Officials will hold its Virtual Annual Conference July 7-9. Contact Kelsey Lovell