The Coalition welcomes Dr. Ayanna Bennett as she assumes leadership of DC Health and shares our letter that was sent to the DC Council Committee on Health in July on stalled workforce reforms that could help address the direct care workforce shortage.
The DC Council Committee on Health hosted a public roundtable on Medicaid renewals on Monday September 11, 2023. Medicaid renewal rates for non-MAGI beneficiaries including seniors and people with disabilities are much lower than anticipated. Read the Coalition’s testimony before the Committee on Health and learn about the solutions we are proposing.
On July 25, 2023, the DC Coalition on Long Term Care sent out two critical letters to members of the DC Council and the DC Health Care Finance Agency (DCHF). In the first letter, the Coalition addresses the DC Council Committee on Health regarding several key initiatives to help alleviate the direct care workforce shortage.[…]