Colorado

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Membership in CSHA supports state-level advocacy for our professions

CE events hosted in Colorado

Communication on important issues

Volunteer and networking opportunities

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Time to renew your state license!

All Colorado Speech-Language Pathologist licenses expire
on November 30.

Visit the DORA website for renewal information.

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Our Mission —

Empowering members and advancing excellence of service to individuals
with communication, feeding, swallowing and related disorders by disseminating
relevant information, providing professional development and advocating for
our professions.

Updates

The Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies has recommended the continuation of Colorado's Speech Language Pathology Practice Act for five years, until 2022. Read the full report given to the General Assembly on October 14, 2016.

Medicaid Audits and NCCI Update: CSHA sent a letter to Gretchen Hammer at Colorado Medicaid on August 1st. The letter was shared with Christa Landis at the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit. Since that time, MFCU has stated that, based on communication received from Colorado Medicaid, it is clear fraud was not committed (any individual or business who has received communication from MFCU should obtain documentation regarding their own cases). The open cases were sent back to HCPF (Colorado Medicaid) for review and audit. CSHA has reached out to Medicaid via Jennifer Mello several times in August and have not yet received any further communication. At this point we would like to gather information for therapists on what they can expect in an audit with HCPF, what information the audit will be reviewing (i.e. documentation of services rendered vs any use of CPT codes), how we can help as a group moving forward.

Medicaid Audits and NCCI Update: CSHA Lobbyist Jennifer Mello, CSHA STAR Jenny Vail-Stencel, and members of the SLP Advocacy Group drafted a letter in response to the Department of Health Care Policy and Financing (HCPF). Read more.

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