ITUP Summary of DHCS Waiver Renewal Concepts

March 25, 2015

The concept paper includes the following: Delivery System Transformation and Global Safety Net Payments for the Remaining Uninsured. Within the Delivery System Transformation are the following six sub-elements: managed care transformation, fee for service transformation, public safety net transformation, workforce development, housing and supportive services, and regional whole person care pilots.

DHCS is seeking $15 to $20 billion over the next 5 years or $3-4 billion a year. It projects that without the waiver it would spend $269 billion over the five years and with the waiver it would reduce spending to $253 billion, thereby saving $16 billion with the waiver.

Download the full summary here: Summary of DHCS Waiver Renewal Concepts