Individuals and organizations will have an opportunity to ask questions and get information about a comprehensive set of regulations that propose to reorganize and rewrite coverage and payment regulations for the Medicaid program in Alaska. The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services will host the workshops by teleconference today in Juneau, Thursday in Fairbanks and Friday in Anchorage. The Anchorage teleconference will be from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at the Legislative Information Office, 716 W. Fourth Ave., Suite 200.
To participate in any of the workshops by teleconference, call 1-888-295-4546.
Written and oral testimony on the proposed regulations will not be taken at these workshops but will be accepted at hearings set for Oct. 17. Written testimony will be accepted through Oct. 31. The public notice about the regulations is available at