HealthChoice Post-Award Forum


Effective January 1, 2017, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) approved and renewed Maryland's §1115 demonstration waiver, known as HealthChoice, for a five-year period.
Per the terms of the HealthChoice Demonstration Renewal as directed by 42 CFR 431.420(c), Maryland must conduct a post-award forum within six (6) months of implementing the demonstration and annually thereafter. The forum is intended to provide the public with the opportunity to offer meaningful comment on the progress of the demonstration.

2019 Post-Award Forum

The 2019 Post-Award Forum is scheduled for Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 3:00 in room L1 at the Maryland Department of Health (MDH) in Baltimore, Maryland. Meeting materials will be posted as the meeting date approaches. In the interim, please direct any questions to

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2018 Post-Award Forum

The 2018 Post-Award Forum took place on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 3:00 in room L1 at MDH in Baltimore, Maryland. The Post-Award Forum was held in conjunction with the HealthChoice Waiver Amendment Baltimore Public Hearing.
Please direct any questions to

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2017 Post-Award Forum

The 2017 Post-Award Forum was held within six months of implementation, as required, on June 22, 2017 at MDH in Baltimore, Maryland.

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