mcm-logoIn a June 18, 2014 letter to Medicaid Managed Care Commissioners, Gov. Maggie Hassan announced that she and the Executive Council approved an amendment to the contract with managed care companies, one which outlines stakeholder input processes and implementation plans for Step 2. Going forward, Step 2 will be divided into three implementation phases, with the third and final phase aimed at people with acquired brain disorders and developmental disabilities. There is no date set for that phase three transition – Gov. Hassan states that the date will not be set until “the public input process and test of MCO readiness is complete.” Click here to read Gov. Hassan’s letter.