Rate hearings next week for Family Stabilization, three others
Several important Chapter 257 rate review hearings are scheduled for next week in Quincy. The upcoming hearings include:
- 101 CMR 414.00, Rates for Family Stabilization Services, to be held Thursday, February 4 at 10 a.m.;
- 101 CMR 346.00, Rates for Certain Substance-related Addictive Disorders (SRAD) Programs, to be held Friday, February 5 at 10 a.m.;
- 101 CMR 417.00, Rates for Certain Elder Care Services, Friday, February 5 at 11 a.m.; and
- 101 CMR 418.00, Payments for Youth Short-Term Stabilization and Emergency Placement Services, Friday, February 5 at 1 p.m.
All hearings will take place at 100 Hancock St., Quincy, first floor conference room. The hearing schedule is available here.
The rate information is also posted online, including backup workbooks. The Providers' Council has notified members the state identifies as being affected by these rates. If you are a Council member and planning to testify at a schedule hearing or submit written comments, please let Christine Batista or Michelle McKenzie know. If you have problems or concerns about a certain rate structure, or questions about Chapter 257 rate setting, please contact Bill Yelenak.