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NYSDOH Reschedules Medicaid 1115 Waiver Public Hearing

The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) has rescheduled its Medicaid 1115 waiver amendment virtual public hearing originally scheduled for Thursday, April 28, 2022, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., to Tuesday, May 10, 2022, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. to ensure the Webinar platform can better accommodate attendees with disabilities, including by offering American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation.  The WebEx platform includes a closed captioning feature.  The public hearing scheduled for Tuesday, May 3, 2022, will take place as scheduled from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Pre-registration is required for anyone wishing to provide oral comment using this link: https://meetny.webex.com/meetny/onstage/g.php?MTID=ea1adaa34895f8678f8c5db661a9ae2ab.  If you are already registered to speak tomorrow, April 28, 2022, you can register to speak on May 3, 2022, or May 10, 2022.  Individuals who wish to provide comment will need to register with an "SP" in front of their name (ex: SP Jane Doe) and must e-mail 1115waivers@health.ny.gov no later than May 9, 2022, at 4:00 p.m. to confirm registration.  Individuals will speak in the order of registration.  NYSDOH requests that all comments be limited to five minutes per presenter to ensure that all public comments may be heard.