Request for Public Input

Request for Public Input

The Department of Health and Human Services is requesting public input from April 25 to 11:59 p.m. on May 25 on Medicaid and NC Health Choice transformation. Particularly the following areas:

  1. Physical and Behavior Health Service Delivery
  2. Supporting Provider Transformation
  3. Care Management and Population Health
  4. Addressing Social Determinants of Health
  5. Improving Quality of Care
  6. Paying for Value
  7. Increasing Access to Care and Treating Substance Use Disorder

At this point during the transformation process, DHHS will use this information/feedback provided by the public to consider if modifications are needed to the currently proposed and submitted 1115 waiver.

**See the link provide below [pg2] Request for Public Input for questions relating to each of the topic areas.  The questions are laid out for each of the topic areas you will need to provide feedback on to the Division.

To provide feedback on one or more of the seven listed topics, you are invited to attend a PUBLIC INPUT SESSION on the following dates:

May 1, 2017 [5:30-7:30 p.m.] – Greensboro, Guildford County DHHS Building

                                                         1203 Maple St., Rooms 122 and 123

May 10, 2017 [3:00-5:00 p.m.] – Greenville, Greenville Convention Center

                                                          303 Greenville Blvd. SW, Emerald Ballroom

May 12, 2017 [2:00-4:00 p.m.]-   Asheville, Asheville-Buncombe Technical College

                                                          340 Victoria Rd., Ferguson Auditorium

May 16, 2017 [6:00-8:00 p.m.]- Raleigh, McKimmon Conference & Training Center

                                                          1101 Gorman St.

To provide written input or to submit questions: Email:

U.S. Mail: Department of Health and Human Services,

                  Division of Health Benefits

                  1950 Mail Service Center

                  Raleigh NC 27699-1950

Drop-off: Department of Health and Human Services, Dorothea Dix Campus, Adams Building, 101 Blair Dr., Raleigh NC

To get more details on these topics, please read the below documents by clicking on the links provided. The links will open a file in pdf format.

Request for public input

Section 1115 waiver application

Session Law 2015-245

Session Law 2015-121


We encourage everyone receiving this email to provide feedback because the issues are real for families and they need our support to bring change.  The Division is offering this opportunity with several ways to provide feedback and NC Families United, Statewide Family Network is asking you to help support the effort of the Division to Medicaid and NC Health Choice transformation process of moving from a fee-for-service to managed care.

In regards,

Gail Cormier

Executive Director, NC Families United

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