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MHPA joins 27 national organizations in responding to the Senate Finance Committee’s Maternal Health RFI
April 6, 2020

In response to the Request for Information, MHPA urged the Committee to consider supporting a new state plan option to extend continuous Medicaid and CHIP eligibility for 12 months postpartum.
View/download letter here

MHPA Response Letter to Senate Finance Committee RFI on Maternal Health
April 3, 2020

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MHPA Letter to Congressional Leadership on COVID-19 Response
April 1, 2020

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MHPA releases new position statement on Managed Long-Term Services and Supports (MLTSS)
December 4, 2019

MHPA Policy Position
MHPA’s support for MLTSS is grounded in the belief that managed long-term services and supports are valued health care options for Medicaid beneficiaries that can make a positive difference in their lives, health outcomes, and quality of care.
Read position policy here.

MHPA filed an amicus brief in Texas v. Rettig, which challenges the requirement that Medicaid MCO rates reflect the Health Insurance Provider Fee MCOs are required to pay.
November 27, 2019

Click here to read the full amicus brief filed by Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP on MHPA's behalf.