Multipurpose Senior Services Program

What's New:

  • MSSP Coordinated Care Initiative Transition PlanNew

    The Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) has released a revised framework for transitioning the Multipurpose Senior Services Program (MSSP) to managed care. The framework outlines the steps and process moving forward in transitioning MSSP to a managed care benefit in the Coordinated Care Initiative (CCI) counties, including plan-readiness reviews, consumer protections, and a stakeholder engagement process. DHCS released both redline and clean versions of the framework, showing the specific changes made in response to stakeholder feedback.

    As proposed in the Governor’s January 2017 budget, the MSSP transition into managed care has been delayed to no sooner than January 1, 2020. More information can be found at

  • Statewide Transition Plan for Home and Community-Based SettingsNew

    The California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) has released a draft Statewide Transition Plan (STP) as required by new Federal regulations. These new regulations, effective March 17, 2014, establish requirements for settings eligible for Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services funding. The draft Statewide Transition Plan, and information on providing input required to finalize the plan, is available on the DHCS website . The following is a direct link to the draft Statewide Transition Plan.

Updated January 11, 2019

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