Transmittal 2010 - 8


This transmittal is to make member states aware that CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) issued a state Medicaid directors letter on Monday June 21, 2010. This letter was discussed in the recent PARIS training conference. It provides guidance on implementing requirements pertaining to the QI Program Supplemental Funding Act of 2008. A section of this act requires states to have eligibility determination systems (in regards to Medicaid) that provide for data matching through PARIS. The letter is attached for further clarification.

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Letter (PDF116KB)